Don’t fear, Per Mertesacker. All of us really feel precisely the identical watching this recreation.
Arsenal’s former defender and present academy coach appeared extra enthusiastic about his cellphone throughout a boring first-half towards Burnley.
The massive German was one of many fortunate few allowed contained in the Emirates to observe Mikel Arteta’s males, or so he may’ve thought.
An eerily quiet Gunners crowd of two,000 watched as their membership struggled to create towards the usually cussed guests.
Arsenal have managed simply ten objectives of their 12 Premier League video games up to now this season – and followers have change into used to drab shows in entrance of aim.
So who can blame Mertesacker if he was certainly enjoying a recreation on his cellphone as an alternative of watching the match? It definitely appeared that method because the Sky cameras panned to him within the 43rd minute.
We simply wish to know what he was enjoying, Indignant Birds maybe? No matter it was, we wager it was extra entertaining than the motion unfolding in entrance of him.