Mikel Arteta is confident that Nicolas Pepe will be a success at Arsenal despite a slow start to his Premier League career.
Mikel Arteta tasted victory for the first time since taking charge of Arsenal after Nicolas Pepe’s third league goal of the season put his side on course for a 2-0 victory over Manchester United at Emirates Stadium.
Unai Emery has revealed Fabinho was a target for Arsenal when he first took charge – and highlighted the Liverpool midfielder as an example of a top player needing time to adjust to life in the Premier League as club-record signing Nicolas Pepe continues to struggle.
Unai Emery hailed Nicolas Pepe’s match-winning impact as ‘perfect’ after Arsenal’s club-record signing came off the bench to score a brace of free-kicks and see off Vitoria.
Arsenal’s club-record signing Nicolas Pepe stepped off the bench to score two free-kicks and seal a Europa League comeback win over Vitoria and spare the blushes of under-fire head coach Unai Emery.
Arsenal boss Unai Emery felt Nicolas Pepe’s first-half miss proved decisive in his side’s 1-0 defeat at Sheffield United.
Unai Emery has called on club-record signing Nicolas Pepe to thrive on the pressure that comes with his hefty price tag and has backed the forward to enjoy a long career at Arsenal.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s late free-kick handed 10-man Arsenal a 3-2 Premier League win over Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke reportedly invested his own money in the club’s summer transfer campaign.
With the transfer deadline fast approaching, FourFourTwo SA picks out the nine best Premier League signings of the window so far.