Freddie Ljungberg Draws First Game With Norwich As Arsenal Manager

Ljungberg First Game Arsenal Manager

Freddie Ljungberg was forced to settle for a point in his first game as Arsenal manager as Norwich City held the Gunners to a 2-2 draw.

The Swede, appointed on an interim basis after Unai Emery’s sacking, watched on from the Carrow Road dugout as both sides threw caution to the wind in an exciting game.

With Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka in midfield, there were signs of encouragement for the Premier League winner in his first game in charge.

But lapses in concentration and poor defending cost Arsenal yet again on the road, making the chasm between them and the European top spots even wider.

The Canaries remain in the relegation places, but Daniel Farke will be pleased by what he saw from his troops – continuing to play good football in spite of their lowly league position.

See Also | FIFA Licensed Agents In Nigeria: Steps On How To Find Genuine Ones

For the Gunners, they host Brighton and West Ham in their next two matches – fixtures the fans and their new boss will be hoping to achieve maximum points from ahead of a busy festive period.

Follow GoalBall across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.

Greg Afamah

Written by Greg Afamah

Greg is a Sports content writer. He has many years of experience in Sports Writing. He was a writer for Opera News and is Editor-in-Chief at GoalBall.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *