The Arsenal coach believes that both players are unmotivated despite the fact that he considers them a fundamental part of his project.
Mikel Arteta He has always said that he hates comparisons, but that in some cases more than necessary they are inevitable. On this occasion he referred to Granit xhaka and the change that the player has had in recent weeks, in terms of attitude. And so the DT of Arsenal he texted Mesut Özil and Matteo Guendouzi.
“The challenge with Granit was to convince him that there was still a place for him here, that he had a great belief and that things can change quite quickly in this industry if he works. I hope that both Mesut and Matteo continue down that line and change their minds. attitude, because here they have a space, ”said the Spaniard.
He also added: “It is not just that I give the green light. They have to give it to themselves. I know they are in an awkward situation, far from their true level, but the first step has to be taken by them. I need them to change their attitude for the good of all. “
Recall that in recent weeks Özil has been heavily criticized for his poor performance, knowing that he is the player with the highest salary in the squad.
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