Wright tells Mikel Arteta to play Dani Ceballos

Xhaka and Mohamed Elneny failed to deliver any service for Arsenal’s three-man frontline, who were starved of creativity until Ceballos came on. The Spaniard extended his stay at the Emirates by 12 months in August after joining Real Madrid on a one-year loan deal. Arteta could use the midfielder more effectively to unlock the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette, said Wright. “You cannot play

We didn’t keep the ball at all today. That’s what Mikel has got to worry about, said Wright. The Gunners have until Monday to make further additions to their squad. Lyon playmaker Houssem Aouar could help the Arsenal midfielder get forwards going, he added. However, they still have hopes of signing Atletico Madrid defenceman Thomas Partey. Wright also believes that Ceballos was a key part of the Liverpool attack.

Thats what Arsenal need, said Gunners. We want to be at the top of the Arsenal hierarchy,’ said a senior Arsenal player. Notably, Arsenal are on the defensive end of their Premier League season, and that is what they desperately need. The Arsenal manager added, I dont think Arsenal will be able to compete against them in the Champions League this season.