When defending a single-goal lead away at Turf Moor, a centre midfield pairing with a combined average age of about 22.5 and just a single full international cap between them does little to improve confidence.
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Ainsley Maitland-Niles has called on Arsenal fans to raise the roof as the Gunners make their push for a top four finish this season. Speaking to the official website after the 2-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday, the versatile youngster said the fans had a part to play in the eight games remaining this … Continue reading Maitland-Niles: ‘We will need our fans every step of the way in top four challenge’
The issues with confidence and cohesion that have blighted Arsenal’s football recently showed no real signs of abatement as they overcame an underwhelming Newcastle side at the Emirates on Saturday. A real sluggishness and lack of vigour has rendered Arsenal impotent in attack of late, while simultaneously highlighting their weaknesses in defence, and draws at … Continue reading Arsenal do enough but shooting pains persist against Newcastle