Mkhitaryan: I always enjoy playing with Aubameyang
Armenia national football squad captain and Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan commented on the Gunners’ 3-0 win in their English Premier League clash against Watford. He said it was difficult to win after losing the previous three games, but they had to find the strength and show in their home game that this was just by chance, according to beIN Sports. Also, Mkhitaryan thanked Arsenal’s Czech goalkeeper Petr Čech for saving a penalty, and he added that this boosted their confidence and paved the way for their third goal in the match. The Armenia international noted that he always enjoys playing with past and present teammate, Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, saying that this is something special. In addition, he thanked Aubameyang for providing the assist for his goal and said they need to continue working in the same spirit and scoring more goals. Henrikh Mkhitaryan was among the Arsenal starters in Sunday’s match against Watford, and he played 78 minutes and scored a goal and made an assist. And according to Whoscored.com, his and Petr Čech’s ratings for this game were the highest among the Gunners’ players.