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Good news for Arsenal; Thomas Partey will be back soon

Sun 03 January 2021 | 9:43

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta had good news for the fans about the talented midfielder, Thomas Partey.

Arsenal

boss

Mikel Arteta

states that

Thomas Partey

may return to action in the clash against

Newcastle

. He made the announcement after a 4-0 away win over

West Bromwich

on Saturday night. This was the Gunners’ third consecutive victory. Arsenal will face their Premier League rivals Newcastle in the FA Cup next Saturday.

When

Arteta

was asked about Thomas Partey during a press conference, he said:

“We are in January and I think he’s played two and a half games.

“That’s all and he was our main signing.

“We’ve been missing him. He brings something different to the team, he’s a player with an enormous talent. But as well someone that can transform the team the way we want.

“It’s great if we can have him, keep him healthy and I think he will contribute in a really positive way.

“He’s done the most part training the last few days. He’s feeling good and we will assess him.

“He needs another two or three good sessions to see if he’s 100 per cent ok to play. And if that’s the case, great news for us.”

Arteta

also commented on the 4-0 victory against West Brom:

“There were moments that I think we were really, really good, both defensively and offensively.

“Obviously in attacking phases we had moments where it’s exactly what I want, it’s exactly what we tried to train and teach the players to do. And in other moments we became a little bit sloppy.

“In certain moments where we thought the game was won, which is something that we have to improve. But in general it’s close to what we want."


source: SportMob