Twice within the sport, Mikel Arteta’s males lead by three objectives, however twice they let the Seagulls reduce the deficit to simply two, which made for a nervy remaining stage of the sport.
Specifically, Saliba was responsible of creating an enormous error for the house workforce’s second objective, failing to clear the ball earlier than Evan Ferguson ran in behind to drag one again for Brighton.
“I believe he’s come again, he was rusty towards West Ham. He was undoubtedly rusty [against Brighton], actually uncharacteristic error for the second objective.”
Has William Saliba been under his better of late?
World Cup hangover?
In opposition to West Ham, Saliba was additionally at fault for the opposition’s objective as he lunged in and introduced down Jarrod Bowen inside his personal field leading to a penalty. Though, he did win each single one in every of his duels.