Gabriel Martinelli has showed what he’s capable of, by delivered impressive performances in Arsenal 2-0 win over Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon.
The 19-year-old has not played regularly this term and has had injury problem as well, but the young striker shone at St James’ Park after being handed a start against Steve Bruce’s men.
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The Brazilian started on the left, and the winger was willing to cut in on his right to shoot or run down the flank and put in a cross. In this particular occasions he was giving Jacob Murphy a torrid time throughout the 90 minutes.
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The highly-rated forward, who actually end up with the assist for Aubameyang’s goal in the 66th minute, took one shot which was not on target, played four key passes, had a pass accuracy of 89.2%, won one header, took 58 touches, attempted two dribbles, made one tackle, one interception and one clearance, and put in four crosses.
The 19-year-old, who handed his sixth Premier League start of the season at St James’ Park, rewarded Man-of-the-match award due to his energetic intelligent and handsomely performances against The Magpies.