Adrian Clarke discusses important tactics and players that can be critical in Matchweek 6.
With the team back from injury,
Partey at centre-back v Burnley
It was also a sign of the Arsenal manager’s confidence that partey would protect his back. This particular setup also makes it easy to overload the 4-4-2 Burnley system when in the hands of a Gunners. Smith Rowe and match winner Odegaard took possession of both Burnley midfielders as their striker tried to put pressure on Arsenal’s center-back.
Arsenal’s performance at Burnley
They played great together for 14 minutes at Turf Moor and have the potential to build great partnerships. One of his special qualities is the desire to pass the ball forward. He is confident in his abilities and loves to make accurate passes in the Arsenal attack, which he lacks in his absence. -The season party has tried more programs than in the debut season. On average, 46.4% of his posts this season were vertical. This is up from 31.8% in the 2020-21 season.
Partey’s passing compared
The four teammates who have scored the most assists in 103 minutes this season are Odegaard (10), Nicholas Pepe (9), Bukayo Saka (8) and Smith Rowe (6). If the party can dominate the midfield, it could help Arsenal win their first North London derby since 2013/14.