‘He was magnificent’: Ian Wright snubs Saliba picking Ben White as his Man of The Match

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'He was magnificent': Ian Wright snubs Saliba picking Ben White as his Man of The Match

Arsenal legend Ian Wright chose Ben White as his MOTM over Saliba and Xhaka. He insists that White enables Arsenal to gain possession in the final third.

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The Gunners’ 3-1 win over Tottenham means they’ve now scored 20 goals in eight games. Spurs’ unbeaten run comes to an end with a loss at the Emirates.

This is sweet retribution for Arsenal, who missed out on the top four last season after losing 3-0 to Tottenham. Wright couldn’t contain his joy after the final whistle. He stated after the game (via Metro):

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When you look at the way Arsenal have improved – more shots, higher turnovers, possession won in the final third… the one player that epitomised that for for me today was Ben White.

He was magnificent. Tottenham gave him a lot of space. That was a fantastic performance – the most touches anyone had today was Ben White. So pleased for him.”

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