Date: 5th April 2016 at 12:48pm
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Mohammed Elneny was Arsene Wenger`s only January signing and it was one that raised a few eyebrows as Gunners fans hoped to see their team push on and have a real crack at winning the league.

However after a bit of a nondescript start to his Arsenal career, Elneny is really coming into his own alongside Francis Coquelin, providing a stable platform for the frontline.

Despite Coquelin`s more defensive disposition Wenger says both players are improving offensively as the partnership allows for a little more adventure thanks to the shared defensive work


“Both of them are improving offensively, when Coquelin plays with Cazorla, Coquelin is the defensive player which made them a perfect pair. Then Coquelin focused more on defending and Cazorla more on attacking.

“Now both [Elneny and Coquelin] share the job, so the balance is a bit [better]. They`re more similar. We have four attackers in front of them so we need people who can defend well in central midfield.”






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