Gabriel Jesus, Arsenal forward has praised William Saliba’s defensive prowess at the match against Crystal palace. Saliba brought in his A-game into the match. Saliba was also named the man of the match after Arsenal thrashed Crystal palace 2-0. Saliba who is only 21 years old held his ground and the team’s defense very well.
According to Gabriel, Saliba is the best young defender he has seen so far, and he is very delighted to play with such a talented player in the premier league. Gabriel also praised the entire team for the spirit of Soo they displayed on the field.
He told the London Evening Standard: “For me, he’s the best! He’s very young, very promising, and a very good player.
“I am so happy to play with him, together. He has now started in the Premier League and he was so good.”
“The team did very well. They showed intensity and everyone stayed together.
“It’s very difficult to play here, but our keeper was strong. I believe in this team and it was very good. We got a clean sheet and three very good points.”
Arsenal has been super fantastic this season, as their season opener went very well with three points in the bag already. The squad seems to be very strong and it won’t be surprising if they make it to the top four.