The Gunners midfielder believes his training ground fight with Brazilian team-mate is a proof that Arsenal ‘has character’.
were reportedly involved in a training ground bust-up last week which left the Former Real Madrid player with a scratch on his face.
reported that a late tackle from Ceballos made the Brazilian defender angry during a practice match and the initial verbal fight led to a physical confrontation between the team-mates. Mikel Arteta spoke about the incident before the team’s match againstLeeds
on Sunday and played down the importance of the whole occurrence. In a recent interview with
, Ceballos has spoken about his incident with David Luis and how he sees it as a positive sign for his team.
“I’m not going to say that there wasn’t a clash or a scuffle,
“It was not an exemplary behaviour but it is good to see Arsenal is alive - that the team has character.
“We are two footballers with very similar leadership qualities and these things can happen.
“We didn’t let a single day go by. We spoke that same afternoon after training.
“Now we have to learn so it does not happen again.”
Arsenal will play against Rapid Wien on Thursday before their Derby clash againstTottenham
four days later.