Arsenal’s Mkhitaryan named best player in Ostersunds clash
YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 16, ARMENPRESS. Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been named best player of the Europa League clash versus Ostersunds.
As the match ended 0:3 in favor of the Gunners, Arsenal held an online poll to determine their best player of the match.
Choosing between Monreal, Mkhitaryan or Ozil, fans gave the Armenian 63% of votes.
Monreal and Ozil gained 15% and 22% respectively.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger praised Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s performance in the Ostersunds Europa League clash.
“"He has worked very hard, I think it was a positive performance," Wenger said of Mkhitaryan. "He adapts slowly to the team. He had a positive game."
Captain of the Armenian national football team and midfielder of Arsenal Henrikh Mkhitaryan was in the starting lineup of the Gunners, but Arsene Wenger substituted the Armenian international in the 82nd minute.
The match ended 0:3 in favor of the Gunners, and the Armenian international provided the assist for Ozil’s goal.