Arsenal press conference LIVE: Mikel Arteta on Odegaard display, Tomiyasu injury and title race
Mikel Arteta is set to face the press after Arsenal's Premier League clash with Wolves at the Emirates Stadium.
Arteta on Arsenal's Performance
Arsenal got off to a perfect start in their Premier League clash with Wolves, continuing their winning streak from the previous game. Bukayo Saka opened the scoring with a well-executed team move, followed by Martin Odegaard doubling the lead with another impressive move.
While Wolves did grow back into the game, Arsenal remained dominant in the second half and secured a deserved victory. Although Wolves managed to score a goal late in the match, Arsenal held on to win and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League.
Arteta's Comments on Players
Mikel Arteta praised Gabriel Martinelli's performance and highlighted his contribution to the team. He also commended Alex Zinchenko despite his mistake in the game, emphasizing that every player has strengths and weaknesses. Arteta mentioned that Takehiro Tomiyasu experienced discomfort during the match, and they decided to replace him to avoid any risks.
Arteta also mentioned a conversation he had with Rice, praising his performance once again.
Player Ratings and Press Conference Coverage
Kaya Kaynak provided player ratings for the Arsenal vs Wolves game, highlighting Martin Odegaard and Bukayo Saka as standout performers. The press conference coverage includes Arteta's comments on various topics, including the team's overall performance, Tomiyasu's injury, Zinchenko's mistake, and Martinelli's form.
The article also includes information about upcoming matches, transfers, and other related news.