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 Stoke game.

The points discussed include:

  • Stoke's pressure on Vermaelen and Koscielny
  • Arsenal improvements
  • excellent Arsenal pressure of their own
  • the hosts' lack of technical quality
  • suspect Stoke positioning 
  • Gervinho's final product
  • the use of Sagna from goal-kicks
  • a useful point
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