Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s prospects in Arsenal
The English Premier League’s fanbase anticipates Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s emergence within Arsenal club. However, the Armenian team’s captain was not registered for the EFL return match of the semi-finals against Chelsea, which was held on January 24.
Nevertheless, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is quite delighted with the new prospects as he always wanted to play for Arsenal. The midfielder performed well in the beginning of the season, yet the results did not seem fully convincing for Jose Mourinho and the 29-year-old player was benched. All the fixtures of Arsenal matches, in which Mkhitaryan will participate, can be found at Stakers.com. He has been performing for Manchester United since 2016, his contract was valid until 2020. He was involved in 15 matches with scoring only one goal this season in the Premier League.
The Gunners are trying to get out of the crisis with the help of transfers. Henrikh Mkhitaryan should play a significant role in that regard. The Armenian is ready to do his utmost for the team’s success. In addition, it is rumored that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s transfer from Borussia Dortmund may occur soon.
Mkhitaryan’s jersey number in Arsenal for the Premier League’s matches is 7. However, another number should be picked by him for the Europa League’s games since two footballers could not play for the club with the same squad number. Alexis Sanchez played with number 7 for Arsenal in Europa League, so Mkhitaryan has to choose another one. The upcoming match of Arsenal in the frame of the Europa League will take place on February 15 in Swedish Ostersund. The return match will be held in London on February 22. The complete statistics of the previous Arsenal’s matches in the tournament are available on the sports betting site.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan will reportedly miss the EFL final match against Manchester City on February 25. In accordance with the tournament rules, the footballer may represent only one team throughout the tournament.
Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s deal was officially signed on January 22. Borussia Dortmund’s former star will be now playing for the Gunners, while Sanchez is in the Red Devils.