Mikel Arteta’s style requires central striker role neither Aubameyang or Lacazette fit… but maybe Romelu Lukaku would?


NEITHER Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang nor Alexandre Lacazette are a perfect fit up front in Mikel Arteta’s system – but Romelu Lukaku would be.

Arsenal put in another limp display as they failed to find the net in a 1-0 loss against Aston Villa last weekend.

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Neither Aubameyang nor Lacazette have what it takes to thrive in Arsenal’s current systemCredit: AFP

This season, Arteta has tried out a number of different systems, including 4-3-3 and 3-4-3, before seemingly settling on 4-2-3-1.

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