Arsenal followers have to be questioning what number of extra twists and turns their season can take after a curious submit from the membership’s social media crew on Thursday afternoon.
Having misplaced all three of their opening Premier League video games and failed to attain a single purpose, the membership are rooted to the underside of the desk.
Mikel Arteta is below rising strain on the Emirates and video games in opposition to Norwich, Burnley and rivals Tottenham are unlikely to offer much-needed aid.
The Spaniard will try to take some comfort from a 4-Zero victory in opposition to Brentford on Thursday afternoon at their coaching base at London Colney because the gamers proceed to extend their health ranges and gel as a crew after the summer time break.
Ben White, the £50m summer time signing from Brighton, began in a three-man defence and Aaron Ramsdale loved a quiet afternoon in purpose.
Strikes from Alexandre Lacazette and Gabriel set the Gunners on their means, earlier than a late double from Cedric added a gloss to the win.
Job achieved for Arteta, or so he thought.
Arsenal XI 4 – Zero Brentford XI
That is the aspect fielded by the Gunners throughout their ‘win’ in opposition to Brentford at London Colney
Ramsdale, Chambers, White (Hutchinson 76), Mari, Gabriel (Holding 69), Cedric: Maitland-Niles, Elneny (Patino 33); Martinelli, Lacazette, Pepe.
The Spaniard could be effectively suggested to remain off Twitter after the membership’s social media crew posted a report of the sport on-line, a lot to the derision of a few of followers.
Having been outplayed and outfought in west London on the opening day of the season two weeks in the past, supporters have been irked to see a behind-closed-doors pleasant throughout a global break be given any type of air time by any means.
After their worst begin to a season in 67 years, followers will hope their inexperienced supervisor and his aspect will take solace from their pleasant victory and may present marked enchancment once they face the Canaries at dwelling subsequent weekend.
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