Arsenal lost to Leicester City 0-1 at home and ranked 10th in the standings after 6 rounds of overtaking. Coach Arteta said after the game that he completely controlled the game in the first half and his opponent seized the opportunity to score a goal in the second half. He also stated that he did not understand why the Arsenal goal was cancelled.
Arteta said: "The game went smoothly. I think we had complete control of the game in the first half and limited them to no chance. We won all the ball rights, created some opportunities, and scored. One goal, I don’t know why it was blown out. They retreated very deep in the second half, waiting for us to make a mistake, and then they took a chance."
Then he said: "For such a defense, for such an organized team, you must put the ball into the goal when you open the gap. They are similar to those against Manchester City. Their goals come from two Pass the ball, congratulations to them, but our players also responded, I feel sorry."
"We have a lot of players to choose from on our team to maintain fluidity. Sometimes it can be effective and we have a lot of room to choose."