Thomas Partey has made impressive return to London Colney as Mikel Arteta’s squad put through their paces at club training based on Friday morning ahead of mouthwatering encounter with Liverpool.
The Gunners midfielder, who shone in Ghana 3-1 win over Sao Tome on Sunday afternoon, talking the spirit into club training based on Friday, showcasing a wide array of impressive finishing techniques.
After guide Ghana to a spot at next year’s African Cup of Nations, Partey return to London club on Wednesday and his first training with rest of Mikel Arteta’s squad showed the powerful midfielder is being well prepare for crucial clash against Liverpool this weekend.
Partey has impressing in shooting practice, as he finding the net with a stunning strike from range, and hoping of taking the spirit into the highly-anticipated fixture with Jurgen Klopp’s side at the Emirates.
Lacazette, meanwhile, also involved in showcasing a wide array of impressive finishing techniques at London Colney as Frenchman hoping of continue his impressive form in front of goal when his side encounter with Liverpool on Saturday night.
With club skipper Aubameyang drifting in and out of form, Lacazette’s more consistent end product has been vital to Arteta’s team. He has also scored in Arsenal’s last two Premier League meetings with Liverpool, so the visitors will be well aware of his threat.
Lacazette, who is currently in his fourth season with the Gunners, netted 61 goals and furthermore 28 assists in 161 appearances.
Meanwhile, Mikel Arteta’s & co. have been handed a major boost ahead of clash against Premier League champions Liverpool as teenager Bukayo Saka is back in full training.
Saka has been struggled with a hamstring strain, which saw him missed Gunners 1-0 defeat to Olympiacos in the Uefa Europa League.
The 19-year-old versatile player made returned to the Arsenal starting lineup against West Ham before the international break, but was forced to withdraw from England squad due to same injury problem and stayed put at Arsenal to receive treatment.
Even Mikel Arteta has confirmed the winger has been training individually in recent days but the Englishman taken a major step towards being available for selection once again as on Friday he was involved in a session alongside his team-mates.
One of several notable omissions from the session was Emile Smith-Rowe after the attacking midfielder reported back from international duty with the England Under-21’s injured.