In a very quiet week in the world of Arsenal, a mini interlull indeed… it’s time to check up on the Internationals and how our players faired in their respective countries games…
First of all, media accolades are going to Andrei Arshavin for his dynamic display against Argentina – although Russia lost 3-2, it was a highly energetic and expansive display by both teams. Andrei Arshavin providing the spark in the Russian side setting up an awesome goal which saw Russia take the lead through Igor Semshov. If Andrei can carry this form, similar to that of the last 3 months of the season, he’ll be a very good asset for us this season.
Another “big player” for us is Eduardo and he was on target for Croatia. Eduardo looks to have shaken off his earlier niggling injuries and has been very stable in pre-season as well as gaining match practice through his country.
Captain Marvel Cesc was in action and came on as a substitute for Spain when they were behind against Macedonia. Cesc ran the show when he came on and helped