Our weekly feature, Talking Tactics with Stewart Robson, continues today.
Every week, Arsenal Player’s analyst will be looking back on the last first-team game.
Presenting from the first-team dressing room at Emirates Stadium, Stewart will tell you how the match was won, lost or drawn.
This week Stewart focuses on the Sunderland game.
The points discussed include:
- Arsenal 'earning the right to play'
- closing the ball down as a unit well
- Gervinho's dynamic runs
- the full-backs getting forward to effect
- the match-winning performance of Van Persie
- the midfield three's first-half showing
- Koscielny stretching Sunderland
- poor offside traps
- Sunderland growing in confidence
- a lack of opportunities in the second half
- Arshavin's brilliant impact
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