Arsenal squared off in opposition to Brentford on matchday seven of the 2022-23 English Premier League marketing campaign on Sunday (September 18). The Gunners got here away with a 3-0 win, with Vieira popping up with the third aim of the match.
Vieira, who made his first league begin for the Gunners in opposition to Brentford, latched onto a Bukayo Saka cross, regarded up, and curled the ball residence with a left-footed strike. The Forty ninth-minute aim left Ferdinand mighty impressed, with the Englishman taking outing to reward the Portuguese’s well-taken aim. On his YouTube channel, Ferdinand stated (through TheBootRoom):
“Vieira’s aim, wow. Vieira’s aim was prime. Beautiful aim. He appears to be like a very good participant, by the way in which, good signing.”
Vieira, who joined the membership from Porto for a €35 million price in July 2017, has to this point featured in three video games for Arsenal this season throughout competitions, scoring as soon as.
Bukayo Saka impresses in Arsenal’s comfy win over Brentford
At solely 21, Bukayo Saka has emerged as a revered chief in north London. The England worldwide often finds a approach to get entangled in his group’s build-up play and has developed a behavior of popping up with vital targets and assists. Saka is a formidable presence down the correct flank, often utilizing his tempo and tips to get the higher of defenders.
Saka’s skillset was on full show within the 3-0 win over Brentford on Sunday. He popped up with two assists in opposition to the Bees, organising William Saliba and Vieira respectively. Saliba’s aim got here within the seventeenth minute, with Saka completely discovering the defender from a nook. 4 minutes into the second half, Saka handed the ball to Vieira contained in the field and the brand new signing took care of the remaining.
Along with the assists, Saka made three key passes, gained a few duels, and attained 93% passing accuracy (40 passes).
Over the course of the 2022-23 Premier League season, Saka has featured in seven video games, scoring as soon as and claiming 4 assists. The winger is but to open his goalscoring account within the Europa League this season (one look).