Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta was unhappy at the defense for conceding too easily to Sporting Lisbon, but was delighted the 2-2 draw came back in the second leg of the Euros. Pa League Thursday, the opportunity is still for the artillery army
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta admits the team’s defensive line still needs to improve. After conceding two goals in the UFABET game in which the artillery drew 2-2 with Sporting Lisbon in the UEFA Europa League round of 16, the first match on Thursday, March 9, but still optimistic keep a draw in the away game It still has the opportunity to play at home.
The Gunners took the lead first with a header from William Saliba in the 22nd minute, but the home side got two goals in a row from Gonzalo Inasio and Paulinho in the 34th minute . In the 55th minute, before the visiting team had a bit of luck when Granit Shaka deflected the ball, Hidemasa Morita converted the goal in the 62nd minute. The second match returned to the Emirates. Stadium, Thursday 16 March
“When you concede two goals that are as bad as we conceded at home in European competitions. It’s very difficult to get a good result, Arteta said after the game. You have to be optimistic. But we give them too much hope. by losing the ball too many times in their own territory We hold the ball for a long time But we’re missing a few final moments. We are missing four main attackers.
At the same time, the Fierce Spanish trainer also admitted that Arsenal ‘s defense of set-pieces is something that will have to improve a lot in the next 2-3 matches if they want to win in that game. There is also a lot to improve in the penalty area as well. Next week his players need to show their opponents that We are a better team
Sporting Lisbon boss Ruben Amorim said his team should be able to win. After showing a strong form ′′ If you ask Sporting fans before the game if a draw will be good? They’ll say ‘yes’. Considering it’s 90 minutes, some people will be disappointed. Our players are very good. when the ball is returned We had quality possession and created chances. I would say we can win the game today. We could have scored 3-1 but ended up getting leveled.