Rio Ferdinand and Martin Keown singled out Lucas Torreira for praise following Arsenal’s difficult-fought attract with Liverpool.
Frenchman Alexandre Lacazette gained Unai Emery’s aspect a issue at the Emirates soon after James Milner had fired the website visitors in advance with his 50th Premier League purpose.
Torreira generated one more amazing screen for the Gunners and been given praise from each Ferdinand and Keown just after the draw.
Arsenal signed the Uruguayan midfielder from Sampdoria in the summertime and has created into a key player below new supervisor Emery.
‘The factor with Torreira is he understands that situation,’ former Manchester United and England defender Ferdinand informed BT Sport.
‘They’ve introduced in lots of gamers to participate in in that situation above the many years to virtually make things tick. But they have been all pretenders.
‘Torreira is not anyone who is likely to break up a defence with a move. He’ll perform the shorter passes to continue to keep the momentum of the video game heading.
‘He needs to get on the ball so he can make the other plays like Ozil. He can protect and which is an important job in a team like this that would like to attack’
Arsenal hero Keown additional: ‘We employed to use our midfielders as limitations. Which is what Torreira does. He could be the glue for this Arsenal group.’
Emery was happy of his team’s effectiveness against Liverpool, who were being joint-top just before this weekend’s round of fixtures, but mentioned Arsenal ‘maybe’ deserved the 3 details.
‘We desired to gain but the efficiency is excellent, we thrust and we get the job done the match, undertaking our techniques and with our supporters pushing us with power,’ he claimed.
‘For the supporters it is a good match and a superior spectacle but I am only 50% happy due to the fact we wanted to acquire.
‘Today the balance was superior in our velocity and depth. We labored pretty very well for the 90 minutes and the two aims is the big difference in the match.
‘This is a place and a draw, probably we are entitled to a minor far more.
‘Every match is a fantastic examination for us, it is really significant we carry on our process and not to lose, our test is Thursday towards Sporting Lisbon and Sunday from Wolves, to be in a superior posture in the table.
‘I think now the supporters pushed a ton for us and the gamers truly feel it on the pitch to aid us and that is a good blend.’