The North London derby will be here this week Arsenal entertain Tottenham Hotspur dI Emirates Stadium on Week 28 of the Premier League, Sunday (14/3/2021) evening WIB. Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, has very good experience facing this match.
He already felt this hot duel when he was a player while defending Arsenal in the 2011-2016 range. Arteta’s incision at the North London Derby when he was still a very good player.
Arteta made nine appearances in the North London Derbies while still playing. He led the London Cannon to win six times, draw once and only two times from its eternal rival.
The North London derby is most remembered by Arteta when Arsenal won 5-2 at the Emirates Stadium in the 2011/2012 Premier League. At that time the team that was raised Arsene Wenger came from behind by two goals from Louis Saha and Emanuele Adebayor.
Arsenal scored five goals through Bacary Sagna, Robin van Persie, Thomas Rosicky and brace Theo Walcott. Arteta considered the atmosphere of the Emirates Stadium in the match to be extraordinary.
“I played in some amazing (north London derbies) because we won some great money games against them,” he said Arteta quoted from the Arsenal website.
“The most extraordinary thing is possible at the Emirates when we made a big comeback after falling behind. I remember the atmosphere of the stadium today was shaking. The fans were very happy and very emotional,” he explained.
As a result, these two matches all ended in defeat. Arsenal lost 1-2 and 0-2 to Spurs.
(pur / krs)