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“I never want to see Xhaka in an Arsenal shirt again!” – Loads of Arsenal fans bash Swiss midfielder following City loss

“I never want to see Xhaka in an Arsenal shirt again!” – Loads of Arsenal fans bash Swiss midfielder following City loss

The Unai Emery era got off to a disappointing 2-0 loss to Manchester City this afternoon, in what was a times a very frustrating performance from the Gunners. 

As expected, City’s quality early on troubled Arsenal’s newly-formed back four and for the first 20 minutes, Arsenal were lucky to only be 1-0 down.

Although Leroy Sane and Kevin De Bruyne both started on the bench, Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva and Riyad Mahrez tormented the Arsenal defence.

However, as the game wore on, the Gunners began to get back into the game. Up front, the Gunners pressed City well and at times forced them into mistakes but at the back, Arsenal’s passing from deep was incredibly dangerous and almost cost them a goal.

In midfield, Matteo Gendouzi was very impressive for a 19-year-old making his debut in the league, however his midfield partner, Granit Xhaka, was poor.

Following the loss, Arsenal fans took to Twitter to single out the Swiss international. Here’s what they said…

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