Footage has emerged displaying Mikel Arteta confronted by offended Arsenal supporters after the membership’s crushing defeat to Chelsea on Sunday.
The Spaniard was met by a bunch of disgruntled supporters in visitors, with one fan repeatedly saying ‘depart’ whereas one other stated ‘Arteta do your self a favour’.
It comes after technical director and former Gunners midfielder Edu was shouted at by an offended supporter within the stands in the course of the match.
Arsenal have spent greater than some other membership this summer season, however started the season within the worst potential method, a lot to the continued disappointment of their followers.
Objectives from striker Romelu Lukaku and right-back Reece James ensured it was a consecutive 2-Zero defeat for the Gunners.
Arsenal supporters are annoyed with the present scenario, the membership have misplaced each of their opening matches, one thing they’ve solely ever completed 3 times.
Not solely that, they’re but to even register a purpose within the league and it isn’t going to get any simpler because the Gunners face a frightening activity by travelling to the Premier League champions, Manchester City of their subsequent match.
The poor begin has led to loads of strain from followers and pundits. Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Jamie O’Hara advised talkSPORT: “In the event that they (Arsenal) stick to Arteta, they will end within the backside half of the desk.
“Take a look at them, they’re miles off it, they’ve bought no course, no plan.
“All these younger lads they’ve introduced in, its simply potential however you want leaders within the dressing room to get the most effective out of them, there isn’t any leaders within the group.”
That being stated, Arteta was in a defiant temper regardless of one other setback: “We have been lacking 9 huge, huge, gamers and I see quite a lot of positives.
“It’s a tough second however I noticed an excellent response to falling behind. My group are taking part in with quite a lot of braveness. They’re attempting their greatest.”
Arsenal and Arteta will desperately want these 9 gamers again if they’re to rescue their season and guarantee they qualify for European soccer subsequent season.