Fabio Vieira moved to Arsenal for £31m over the summer season (Photograph: Getty)
Mikel Arteta has praised Fabio Vieira for his excellent efficiency in Arsenal’s 3-0 win at Brentford on Sunday.
After objectives from William Saliba and Gabriel Jesus had put the Gunners forward earlier than the break on the Gtech Neighborhood Stadium, Vieira scored his first Arsenal aim simply minutes into the second-half to seal the membership’s return to the highest of the desk.
Vieira’s aim was one of the best of the bunch – a robust strike from the sting of the field that went in off the submit – which highlighted a improbable exhibiting from the 22-year-old on his first Premier League begin.
‘I believe he [Vieira] is having an excellent development. Clearly he missed the entire of pre-season on account of harm, that was actually unfortunate,’ Arteta stated in his post-match press convention.
‘However we all know his expertise, the the explanation why we signed him and what he can convey to the crew. To do it in opposition to Brentford, at this floor, on his debut, is a special story. He confirmed once more his character and his qualities.
‘He’s a inventive participant. He must play along with his intestine feeling and his intuition. That’s what he must do and we have to create as many eventualities for him as doable to place his expertise to the service of the crew.
‘What I like as effectively is the best way he competes, and the best way he went in regards to the ugly a part of the sport actually impressed me.’
Mikel Arteta was very pleased with Arsenal’s efficiency vs Brentford
Vieira, moved to the Emirates from Porto in the summertime for £31million, but it surely was arduous to see the place precisely he fitted in Arsenal’s crew given the nice attacking choices Arteta already had at his disposal.
Primarily an attacking midfielder, the Portugal youth Worldwide may play in a deeper position in addition to on the wings.
In opposition to Brentford he began as a No.10 instead of Gunners captain Martin Odegaard who missed out on account of an harm sustained throughout coaching, however Arteta admitted he’s but to finalise his plans for Vieira.
‘That’s one thing that also must be determined,’ the Arsenal boss added.
‘In these two attacking midfield positions, for certain. He’s performed off the facet as effectively, so it’s extra in regards to the relations he has within the unit and on his facet, and the place he’s extra comfy.
‘However the place he performed in the present day matches him very well.’
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