Two nice objectives by Alexandre Lacazette and one other from Gabriel Martinelli have been sufficient for an easy three factors for Mikel Arteta’s males.
But which gamers stood out most?
✔️ Gabriel Martinelli: 7.0
Martinelli has had a troublesome season.
His momentum has been blighted by a succession of accidents, however when he’s out there he offers an alternative choice and right here he used the minutes he was given to get on the scoresheet.
Nicolas Pepe’s low shot fell into his path for probably the most easy of finishes.
❌ John Lundstram: 5.3
It wasn’t a night to recollect for Sheffield United – certainly, it is not been a season with something of benefit.
And an Arsenal crew who had performed on Thursday have been capable of simply play via them, with Lundstram a kind of unable to put a glove on the Gunners.
He received no duels, no tackles and did not make an interception or a clearance within the contest. It’s not clear what he supplied – if something.
⭐ Alexandre Lacazette: 8.8
Much has been stated over what is going to occur with Alexandre Lacazette on the finish of the season, however till then he’s nonetheless proving his price to Arsenal.
He scored his 14th objective of the season in good fashion, combining with Bukayo Saka and Dani Ceballos to fit house previous the goalkeeper, earlier than displaying composure so as to add one other 5 minutes from time.
Much is made from Lacazette’s lack of contribution however this was a efficiency the place he labored laborious for the crew in addition to offering a risk. He had 4 photographs in whole, two on track, in addition to successful 5 of his eight duels.
Whether he stays at Arsenal for the long-term is questionable, however he’ll nonetheless be of worth as a finisher to whoever picks him up.