21 Feb 2022 | 14:35 | Football
Arteta shares about the win against Brentford
Arsenal had a very good game against Brentford over the weekend and won 2-1 quite convincingly. Emile Smith Rowe and Bukayo Saka scored for the Defenders in the second half, before they were conceded by Christian Noergaard in injury time.
After this round, Arsenal are still 4 points away from Man Utd but have 3 matches yet to be played. According to Mikel Arteta, he has not given much thought to the top 4 goal, instead the whole team will focus on each match.
“There’s a long way to go but we got a little bit closer today because we won and that’s what we have to do,” the Spaniard said at the press conference. after the game.
“You can see how difficult the results are to win this tournament. We have to play on Thursday again.”
“We need to prepare well because the match against Wolves (February 25) will be a difficult game and we need to perform well to win and play better and better. That is the goal. “
Arteta continued: “The way I see it now is that we have 15 games left and we know, more or less, there will be some points needed in that fight and we are still very, very far away.”
According to experts’ calculations, Arsenal need to reach the 75-point mark to secure a foot in the top 4, which means they will need to win 11 more matches in the remaining 15 rounds.