The ongoing season is not going well for the Premier League club Arsenal. Due to their last season’s performance, they missed the Champions League this season. Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta wants to win the FA Cup. In the Europa League final in the last season, the Gunners were defeated against Chelsea. But this time, they already ruled out from the Europa League. Due to their poor performance in the season of the EPL, they might not be able to take part in the next Champions League season as well. In these circumstances, the FA Cup trophy will give them confidence no doubt.
In the 5th round of the FA Cup, earlier yesterday, Arsenal beat Portsmouth by a 2 – 0 goal. So, they have confirmed the ticket for the FA Cup quarter-final. Through the goals of Papastathopoulos and Nketiah, the Gunners got the victory at the venue of Portsmouth. In the last Thursday at the Emirates Stadium, the Gunners faced a heartbroken defeat in the round of the last sixteen of the UEL against Olympiakos Piraeus. So, to bring their confidence back, the victory of the Gunners was so necessary, the Gunners boss Mikel Arteta thought that.
“.. Theres always been a big relationship between our club and the competition (FA Cup) so its very important to us”
Arteta’s words advancing to the Quarter Finals of the FA Cup pic.twitter.com/HtBVSjZAvj
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At the home venue of Arsenal, they lost the chance of moving to the next round of the UEFA Europa League. So, the players of the team were very disappointed, Mikel Arteta revealed that. But in the FA Cup against the 3rd-rated team, his team got the victory. So, his team got their confidence back, he hopes. Just before the break, Papastathopoulos led the Gunners ahead. And just after the break, Nketiah’s goal confirmed the ticket of the Gunners. Arsenal which team is holding the record of winning the highest 13 titles of FA Cup.
The FA Cup is really special for Mikel Arteta 🏆 pic.twitter.com/6QBtc6Vvs9
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Among them, in the year of 2014 and 2015, the Gunners won two titles of the tournament. The current boss of the Gunners Mikel Arteta was playing for the team at that time. So, as the manager, he wants to taste the title once again. At the age of 37 years, Mikel Arteta wants to finish the season with another FA Cup title. Especially when the dream of playing into the Champions League has not come true yet. So, to win the FA Cup title is so important for the team. After the match, the Spanish manager stated that they are leading the team amazingly because they like the competition much. Now, they are on the right track. It was not easy to come here. They have learned from the tough moment.