‘This 12 months is totally different’ – White hails Arsenal’s mentality
Defender Ben White believes there’s a change in mentality on the Emirates.
THE LOWDOWN: DIFFERENT ARSENAL
Arsenal have shocked lots of their followers, critics and significantly themselves for the reason that season began. It has been one spectacular show from the opposite albeit the Manchester United sport.
Mikel Arteta’s aspect gained their opening 5 video games of the Premier League earlier than a blip at Manchester United, since then they’ve been in a position to win their previous 5 video games in all competitions.
On Sunday when Liverpool came around, Arsenal exhibited a strong mentality to edge the Reds in a keenly contested affair on the Emirates.
One participant, who has started the season strongly, believes his aspect have a distinct mentality this 12 months.
THE LATEST: “THIS YEAR IS DIFFERENT”
Arsenal defender Ben White believes it’s a totally different 12 months at Arsenal following final season’s disappointment
“Obviously playing against Liverpool is always tough. In recent years, we haven’t got the results we wanted. This year is different,” White informed beIN SPORT.
“I feel all week with the gaffer, we’re prepared for the whole lot, tactically we’re prepared and any scenario that occurs, we’re on it.
“I don’t think there’s any fear in our team, we’re all young, we’re hungry to be the best so that’s what we’re trying to do.”
“It’s a process,” he stated of the progress the membership have made within the house of 12 months.
“We’re a 12 months older all of us, extra skilled within the Premier League and it’s stepping into the appropriate path.
“This squad is fantastic, I don’t think there’s anyone getting ahead of themselves. You can see that in the training that we do in the week. It’s game by game, we’re not looking too far ahead.”
When requested about Arsenal being title contenders, White was bullish in his response.
“The way we’re going, we’re doing well. Game by game, like I said. Why not?”
THE VERDICT: CHANGE
From the play and response in video games, Arsenal have modified quite a bit this season. The comeback win over Fulham and the way they dug deep towards Aston Villa are examples. The response after the defeat to Manchester United was excellent. White is spot on together with his assertion.
It is now left whether or not Mikel Arteta’s males will be capable to maintain the work until the top of the season, however to date, they’ve modified and the longer term is trying good.