Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi needed to be pulled away after a heated conflict on Saturday.© AFP
Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta says his gamers should be taught to regulate their feelings after they reacted angrily following an harm to goalkeeper Bernd Leno in Saturday’s 2-1 defeat by Brighton. Neal Maupay scored a late winner to offer relegation-threatened Albion an important three factors and condemn Arsenal to their second defeat because the Premier League restart, leaving Arteta’s aspect languishing in 10th and 11 factors off the Champions League locations.
Maupay was surrounded by Arsenal gamers on the ultimate whistle — Leno had pointed at him as he was stretchered off the pitch within the first half after showing to undergo a critical knee harm following a conflict with the ahead.
Midfielder Matteo Guendouzi needed to be pulled away after putting his arms round his fellow Frenchman’s throat.
Maupay mentioned the Arsenal gamers ought to study “humility” however Arteta disagreed with that comment, saying his younger squad wanted to indicate cooler heads.
“Once we present frustration we have now to indicate it in the correct method,” mentioned Arteta.
“I have never seen the pictures (of Guendouzi) or what occurred, however we are going to speak about it if that’s the case. Emotionally, we have now to regulate the conditions a lot better.”
Veteran Brazil worldwide David Luiz was despatched off in Arsenal’s defeat at Manchester Metropolis on Wednesday, and Arteta mentioned his aspect had proven their inexperience in letting their lead slip at Brighton.
Nicolas Pepe gave them the lead halfway by way of the second half with a chic strike however Lewis Dunk equalised and Maupay grabbed the winner deep into harm time.
“I believe each recreation is totally totally different,” mentioned Arteta.
“After I was speaking about competing, there are particulars if you go forward and recreation management-wise the place we have now to enhance rather a lot.
“However we’re a really younger squad. I do not wish to use it as an excuse as a result of it’s nonetheless a soccer recreation and it would not matter at what age you might be competing, however at this stage you may’t do it.”
The win for Brighton lifted them 5 factors away from the drop zone with eight matches remaining.
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