Talksport pundit Agbonlahor has urged Arteta to bench Gabriel Martinelli in order to “refresh” him.
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Martinelli has already scored four goals this season. His best performance came against Liverpool, when he was named Man Of The Match.
He gives his all every time he steps onto the field, and Agbonlahor believes it’s starting to have an effect on him.
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Agbonlahor revealed on Football Insider:
“Now it’s coming to the stage where a bit more rotation is needed. Does Martinelli have a rest and you bring in [Fabio] Vieira or Marquinhos?”
“You need to rest certain players because they are going to suffer from burnout. They haven’t looked as sharp.”