Cesc Fabregas predicts ‘big future’ for Matteo Guendouzi at Arsenal after Man Utd display

October 18, 2020

first_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 1 Oct 2019 6:00 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Comment Cesc Fabregas predicts ‘big future’ for Matteo Guendouzi at Arsenal after Man Utd display The Frenchman already has a big fan in the shape of Arsenal’s former captain (Picture: Getty)Cesc Fabregas believes Arsenal have found a brilliant midfielder in the form of Matteo Guendouzi, praising his resilience even when not playing that well against Manchester United.The French youngster has had plenty of better performances than his display at Old Trafford on Monday night, but gave his all, defended manfully and won a number of free-kicks in a dogged display.He helped Arsenal fight back to claim a point, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s second-half goal – initially wrongly ruled out for offside – cancelling out Scott McTominay’s blistering opener. Advertisementcenter_img The Frenchman nearly scored while he was incessantly fouled by United’s players (Picture: Getty)Guendouzi has been virtually ever-present so far this season for Arsenal, starting all seven Premier League games, and Fabregas is convinced that Arsenal have a big player for the future.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Gotta love Guendouzi,’ tweeted the Spaniard – Arsenal’s youngest ever captain – during Monday night’s clash.‘He can play good or not so good but always shows up in difficult moments at such a young age. Big future ahead of him at Arsenal.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityThe Gunners initially thought their equaliser had been ruled out when the linesman raised his flag, though VAR reversed the decision when footage showed that Harry Maguire was comfortably playing Aubameyang onside.Fabregas, however, did not believe such a clear-cut decision should have been required to be referred to VAR, criticising the linesman. Advertisement Fabregas could not believe that the linesman had flagged Aubameyang offside (Picture: Getty)‘That’s a goal. Game on,’ he tweeted. ‘How can he see an offside right in front of his eyes without anyone in front of him?’Arsenal’s draw sees the club move back up to fourth place in the Premier League table, behind Liverpool, Manchester City and Leicester, and they are next in action in the Europa League against Standard Liege on Thursday.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenallast_img

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