Arsenal boss, Mikel Arteta, has stated that his crew was defeated 1-0 in opposition to Manchester Metropolis within the Premier League on Sunday night as a result of the Gunners lacked the standard to attain objectives.
Arsenal had seven pictures in opposition to Man Metropolis within the recreation, however solely a kind of was on the right track as Raheem Sterling’s first-half aim gave Pep Guardiola’s males all three factors in opposition to the host at Emirates.
The end result in opposition to Man Metropolis means Arsenal are actually within the tenth place on the Premier League desk with 25 factors from 34 video games.
Talking after the sport, Arteta instructed Sky Sports activities, “Once we conceded the primary aim, it put us in a tough state of affairs.
“It was robust. With the formation and the gamers they use, they’re actually snug.
“After that, the crew reacted very well, was on high of the sport and created probabilities, however we lacked the standard in these conditions to attain the aim.”
Arteta added: “We acquired one thing unsuitable. We didn’t do it within the first 10 minutes. It’s a cross, and Raheem Sterling can’t head a ball there.
“You can’t concede that aim. It was a tactical factor that we have been ready for, however we didn’t learn it within the recreation.”