Fabio Vieira scored Arsenal’s third as they recorded a 3-0 win over Brentford (Image: Getty)
Fabio Vieira jokingly labelled his wondergoal in opposition to Brentford as ‘fortunate’ because the attacking midfielder scored on his full Premier League debut for Arsenal.
The 22-year-old, who joined the Gunners in a £34m deal this summer time from Porto in his residence nation, has needed to bide his time for minutes this time period and was an unused substitute for Arsenal’s wins over Bournemouth, Fulham and Aston Villa.
However Vieira got here off the bench throughout their defeat to Manchester United – enjoying the final 16 minutes – and was handed his first begin for the Gunners’ Europa League win over FC Zurich final week.
Mikel Arteta gave him his full Premier League debut on Sunday as Arsenal beat Brentford 3-0 to maneuver again to the highest of the Premier League desk, with Vieira scoring a shocking strike on 49 minutes with a long-range effort in off the publish.
‘It was fortunate!’ Vieira advised Arsenal’s website. ‘I’m actually completely happy in fact to attain my first aim with this membership.
‘We’ve began this season rather well and we have to preserve doing this.
‘All people performs, everyone is aware of what they should do on the pitch and we have to preserve doing this.’
Vieira has struck up an in depth friendship with team-mate Gabriel Martinelli since becoming a member of Arsenal – with each gamers talking Portuguese – and the Brazil worldwide performed down any luck concerned within the wondergoal.
‘He’s been practising that shot each single day, so it’s not luck!’ Martinelli stated.
‘We’re at all times collectively. He’s an excellent man and everybody loves him. What I can do to assist him, I’ll do and never simply him, however everybody within the squad, I’ll do my greatest to assist.
‘With him it’s simpler as a result of he speaks Portuguese. It’s simpler. What I can do I’ll do to assist him, he’s a pleasant man and an excellent good friend.’
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