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‘Arsenal can’t be happy with Man Metropolis draw’


Arsenal centre-back William Saliba believes the staff “can’t be happy” with a goalless draw towards Manchester Metropolis, because the Gunners push on to win the Premier League title.

Saliba’s facet have been capable of lastly earn a constructive outcome on the Etihad Stadium after taking some extent from a 0-0 draw towards Metropolis. The draw leaves Arsenal simply two factors behind Liverpool on the high of the desk, whereas Metropolis sit behind in third place.

However Saliba, who proved to be key to containing Metropolis, says the staff ought to be reaching extra.

“No we can’t be happy once we draw, however it’s OK,” he stated. “We be taught from some video games once we we can’t win, we do not have to lose. That is why we did effectively. So yeah, we go away with one level however we’re not happy.

Gabriel Magalhaes, William Saliba

Saliba and Gabriel kind a formidable partnership / Robbie Jay Barratt – AMA/GettyImages

“I feel it is extra in our head, as a result of we all know it is the very best staff on the earth, Manchester Metropolis. So we have now to be centered on the sport. 

“And we did effectively, we did not concede however we did not rating as effectively. However yeah, we’re completely happy. That is it.”

Saliba obtained reward after his stellar efficiency however he was fast to commend the talent of teammate Gabriel, who labored to dominate Erling Haaland.

He stated: “I am good as a result of Gabriel is sweet. He helped me so much. Not solely him, it is all of the staff, once we lose the ball everybody operating again. So I feel all of us defended effectively and that is good. We’ve got to maintain going like this.”

Arsenal will proceed to struggle for Premier League silverware, however will first have to knock down present leaders Liverpool. They return to motion on Wednesday after they face Luton, earlier than travelling to Brighton on Saturday.