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Jack Grealish praises two Arsenal stars who’ve helped them in title race


Manchester Metropolis ahead Jack Grealish believes the additions of Declan Rice and Kai Havertz have helped Arsenal this season, whereas in addition they boast a brand new expertise that was lacking in final season’s title race.

The Gunners journey to the Etihad Stadium on Sunday in charge of their future, sitting prime of the Premier League desk heading into the weekend. A win will transfer them 4 factors away from Metropolis, whereas they it might additionally construct a three-point hole to Liverpool in the event that they lose to Brighton earlier within the day.

Forward of this enormous assembly, Grealish spoke to Metropolis’s membership channels about his admiration of Arsenal this season and the way they’ve constructed on their failed title cost of final yr.

“Clearly, they’ve added Declan and Havertz who’re each taking part in very well in the meanwhile,” Grealish mentioned. “They could have a bit extra expertise than final season.

“In each this season and final season, they’ve had a younger facet and final season was their first actual time in a title race, so this yr they may have a bit extra expertise.

“I feel it’s all about us in the meanwhile and if we go on the market and win the sport then it places us in a fantastic place.”

Declan Rice, Kai Havertz

Rice and Havertz have stepped up just lately / Harriet Lander/Copa/GettyImages

Grealish added: “We’ve got to win. We’re behind them in the meanwhile.

“We all know it’ll be a troublesome sport, however I simply really feel that when groups come to the Etihad, I really feel like we at all times make it troublesome for them.

“I do not suppose we have misplaced on the Etihad for about 16 months or one thing. It’s a sport that we’re trying ahead to and also you need to play in. I’m trying ahead to it.”

Grealish just lately returned to coaching following a groin damage and is in rivalry to face Arsenal.