Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, has defined why he didn’t begin midfielder, Thomas Partey, in his facet’s Premier League 1-0 defeat towards Manchester Metropolis on Saturday.
Man Metropolis defeated Arsenal at Etihad, due to Raheem Sterling’s first-half objective.
Partey, who joined the Gunners on switch deadline day, solely arrived within the North London membership on Tuesday following worldwide obligation.
Arteta introduced the Ghanaian worldwide on with simply eight minutes remaining to the tip of the encounter.
Requested why he didn’t begin Partey, Arteta defined after the sport as quoted by Arsenal’s official web site, “Sure, we are going to see how rapidly we will make it with him.
“I feel now we have to respect that course of and that timing for him as a result of he solely educated for a day actually and there’s a number of new info and totally different recreation fashions for him to grasp, and now we have to respect that.
“However I feel when he got here on, he appeared good.”