Mikel Arteta stated after the Sevilla win midweek that it’s important for young players like Saka to be part of the leadership group at Arsenal.
Well, against Sheffield United, he was handed perhaps the biggest personal accolade of his young, glittering career – the captain’s armband.
While he was decent enough down the right wing in the second half, he didn’t have any goal contributions, but the biggest story is him leading the club he idolized since he was young.
Bukayo Saka, Arsenal captain. It has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it?
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