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Unai Emery: Matteo Guendouzi’s performance is a shock to me

Arsenal summer signing, Matteo Guendouzi, who joined the Gunners from Ligue B side has spark an impressive form for his new club followming his two outstanding performances to the beginning of the season.

The 19-year-old performances in his first two matches for the Gunners this season has been nothing but a very big surprise to many and new manager Unai Emery.

Arrived from French second-tier Lorient for a fee said to be around £7 million, nobody expected that much rapid performance from the 19-year-old as he started in both Premier League matches for the North Londoners, which resulted to defeats to Manchester City and Chelsea.

However, following his outstanding performance the French midfielder seems to have secured himself a starter’s role in the first team of Unai Emery.

“It is a very big, positive surprise with him,” Gunners’ boss Emery said via Goal.

“He is improving. He is playing and working every day. He is hungry – he wants to improve, he wants to learn every day, every match. He is doing it his way, with character and quality. We are very happy with him but every match is a chance to show this progress with consistency.”

“The club had worked and watched him, we agreed and when he arrived here – not the first day, which was very difficult – but after two weeks we spoke and said: ‘His performance is a very big surprise’. In each training session and match we need him to show this progress consistently,” he said.

“Today, he is progressing like the first two weeks, 

Going in a fast pace, Matteo Guendouzi might just be on Arsenal best signing yet this summer, as he didn’t fail to impress in the West Ham game as Arsenal defeats the West London in a 3-1 match to claim their first won of the season.

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