Eddie trained harder than anyone else – Arteta

Thu 23 September 2021 | 10:25

Arsenal boss praises Eddie Nketiah for his perseverance in training.

Eddie Nketiah



advance to the next round of Carabao Cup with his 81st minute goal in the Gunners’ 3-0 win over AFC Wimbledon on Wednesday.

The England U21 international had the opportunity to move to Crystal Palace or Brighton in search of more playing time, however, the 22-year-old decided to stay and prove his worth in the Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal manager

Mikel Arteta

has recently praised the talented striker for his perseverance in training.

“I think Eddie gives us a lesson every day,”

Arteta told



“There's been a lot of speculation around him, a lot of debate but he's got his head down and trained harder than anyone else, he looks after himself and he supports all his team-mates in any circumstance.

“I am so happy for him and it's no coincidence that he's able to perform at that level and physically how he manages the game, because he trains the best every day, so I am delighted for him.”

source: SportMob

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