Arta warns Chelsea, says his Arsenal will stop Lukaku

The loss to Brentford has made everyone “pull out the knives”, ready to attack Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta.

His future looks really in doubt, as in the next two weeks he faces two big confrontations like the derby against Chelsea and the challenge against the reigning champions of Manchester City.

However, the 39-year-old Spanish coach rejects the criticism and emphasizes that an important project has been launched at Arsenal for 18 months, the fruits of which are expected to be best seen next season, as this summer the club has spent around 150 million euros for approach young people with perspective.

“I know everyone can not wait to attack, but football is like that and can not be understood without the pressure it gives every day. We all feel the responsibility of the results, but here I have started a project and we are working to get the fruits in the time frame of 2-3 years. Our market is focused on bringing together talented young players like Ramsdale, White, Odegaard, or other names we already have on the team and I believe that from season to season, we will rise. Patience is needed, so that the boys grow up calmly and prepare to take on more responsibilities”, declared Arteta.

On Sunday afternoon, the “gunners” will face Chelsea at the “Emirates Stadium” and Arteta knows well the strength of the opponent, but reveals that he has ready the plan to stop the striker Lukaku and to win the London derby.

“Chelsea are European champions and have recently been bolstered by a striker like Lukaku, who knows the English league well. However, we worked on the plan during the week to ‘isolate’ Lukaku and win the match with Chelsea, so I hope we do well,” said the 39-year-old.

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