Unai Emery praises Ozil and Lacazette


first_imgArsenal manager Unai Emery praised both Mesut Ozil and Alexander Lacazette for their contribution in the 3-2 Premier League win over Cardiff City on Sunday.Ozil’s place in the Arsenal squad under Emery has was in doubt considering the demands of the new Gunners boss.However, Ozil played 84 minutes of the victory in Wales and was praised by his manager afterward.Emery said: “Ozil, with his quality, I think we need him to give us his moments in the match.Jadon SanchoMerson believes Arsenal should sign Sancho Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho might be the perfect player to play for the Gunners, according to former England international Paul Merson.“In the second half he played a good match, he worked every minute he was on the pitch. Maybe in the second half, with his position on the pitch, I think he feels better.”It was a hard-fought win for Arsenal, who were twice pegged back by their newly promoted opponents before Alexander Lacazette’s powerful winner in the final 10 minutes.Asked about Lacazette’s performance, Emery said: “I’m very pleased. ‘I spoke with him because I know him at Lyon. I know he has a big capacity to score in the box and when the team gives him good options.“He has good data to score and today he showed us. It’s good for his confidence.”last_img