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Stewart Robson hails Bukayo Saka as Arsenal youngster he has been most impressed with

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first_imgArsenal’s youngsters look bright (Picture: Getty Images)Kieran Tierney has also impressed since making the switch from Celtic last year, but, Robson admitted Saka is the young Arsenal star that has shone the brightest.‘The one that’s impressed me most of the young players is Saka,’ the ex-Gunner told ESPN.‘I think he’s versatile in where he can play, which is not always a bonus, because he gets moved from one place to another, we’ve seen him play at left-wing back, wide right. ‘I would say Tierney looks to be a very good player, certainly going forward, he’s got lots of energy, I think he’s still got to work on the defensive side of the game, which we talk about a lot with full-backs these days. More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal‘Is Nketiah going to be a top class player? Maybe not. ‘Martinelli is a player I think when I’ve seen him play he looks as though he’s got an eye for goal, he’s got plenty of pace, he works hard, but is he a centre-forward or a left-winger? That’s what they’ve got to find out with Mikel Arteta. ‘But I would say Saka looks the one player at the moment that can stay in the side and be better and better.’MORE: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s father drops Arsenal exit hintMORE: Arsenal winger Nicolas Pepe is one of the transfer flops of the season, says Jermaine JenasFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and InstagramFor more stories like this, check our sport page Comment Metro Sport ReporterMonday 27 Jul 2020 7:15 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.1kShares Saka has enjoyed a barnstorming season (Picture: Getty Images)Former Arsenal midfielder Stewart Robson has named Bukayo Saka above the likes of Gabriel Martinelli and Eddie Nketiah as the Gunners’ most impressive youngster.The 18-year-old has enjoyed a remarkable breakthrough season in which he has nailed down his placed in the first team and proved his ability to excel in multiple positions.Saka, who is naturally a left-sided winger, was asked to fill in at left-back after injuries to Kieran Tierney and Sead Kolainac, and since the restart has also featured in central midfield and on the right-wing.The England youth international has showcased his excellent delivery from crosses and creative spark, registering 11 assists across all competitions.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTIn what has been a disappointing season for the Gunners, finishing outside of the top six for the first time in 25 years, their young players have been a shining light.19-year-old Martinelli – who signed from Brazilian side Ituano last summer for £6 million – was also making a name for himself after scoring 10 goals in his first 26 games, however, the forward has not featured since the restart after a knee injury picked up in training ruled him out for the season. Advertisement Advertisement Stewart Robson hails Bukayo Saka as Arsenal youngster he has been most impressed withlast_img read more

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