Odegaard Confronting to Messi in his go through the Real Sociedad


Arteta Disqualified the comparative between Odegaard and Messi

Published:29/01/2021 - 13:24h

Updated:29/01/2021 - 13:24h

"Not even it would dare me to mention to Messi because it is a stray battle, in my opinion", aseveró Mikel Arteta, technician of the Arsenal, that preferred to evade comparisons

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Martin Odegaard finish to turn into the new piece of the Arsenal of Mikel Arteta in condition of yielded by the Real Madrid, with the end to emulate the level that exhibited during the past season with the Real Sociedad where attained to dazzle of way such that the white group did with his services.

Until the moment, the Norwegian did not attain to see minutes under the control of Zinedine Zidane, appearance that is likely that was revertido now in the orders of Arteta that took advantage of to brake the exaltation of many, that compare it with the Argentinian star and captain of the FC Barcelona, Lionel Messi. "Not even it would dare me to mention to Messi because it is a stray battle, in my opinion", ensured the technician 'gunner' to take out pressure to his new piece.

"In the last seasons has progressed and has developed of the correct way. I follow it very closely because it played in the Real Sociedad, in my hometown, and know it very well. It is a big talent, needs the suitable surroundings and a bit of time, but has the qualities to triumph here. It is a specialist playing between lines", added Arteta.

The technician still does not have a clear position for Odegaard put that "it can play in the bands, is a very creative player, feels very comfortable with the balloon in spaces reduced and has capacity to create and mark goals", by what in first instance will have to rotarlo to attain define the most convenient position for the player, where seats more comfortable and where can generate greater opportunities for the team.

It will remain Odegaard in the Arsenal?

Arteta Was questioned on the possibility that the cession turn into a signing if the Norwegian attains to adapt of satisfactory way to the team in this season, but preferred to not to advance to the facts: "Has all the qualities and characteristic that were looking for. All reduces to two things: how it adapt here and that thinks the Real Madrid, since has is of his property".

The Arsenal is a team that has come in promotion in the last dates. Arteta Has attained revertir the disappointing beginning of season and has gone escalando positions in the Premier League. Now, they occupy the ninth square of the classification with 30 points, equalised with Chelsea FC, and only to three units of the Everton and Tottenham that have the same quantity of points (33).


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