Four consecutive victories (three of them in Premier League) have alleviated the heavy burden that the current technician of the Arsenal, the Basque Mikel Arteta. Although the team is still far from its best level, the coach has at least managed to buy time to continue shaping his project.
Its short- and medium-term objectives include giving a new impetus to the core. According to account Football London, the coach wants to incorporate as soon as possible a creative midfielder who can improve the circulation of the ball. The German Julian Brandt (Borussia Dortmund, 24 years old) is his great desire, but it is possible that he will have to settle for the Argentine Emi Buendía (Norwich City, 24).
A second signing
Although he would also be delighted to welcome a pivot, it is very likely that the entity will have to wait until summer to launch its nets on the specialist that his coach likes the most, the Mali Yves bissouma. His club, the Brighton, is not for the work of allowing his exit in the middle of the course.
Recently associated with Real Madrid itself, the former Lille player has stood out in the seagulls for his attractive mix of talent and physical ability. “He wins a lot of balls and is physically in a good place. He makes good decisions and has the power and technical qualities to handle the ball. It’s just tactical understanding that I think he has developed.”, its technician, the English Graham Potter, recently recognized.