Unai Emery says there is more to come from Mesut Ozil

BACK IN FORM Ozil scored his first Premier League goal since December to help Arsenal beat Newcastle 2-1

BACK IN FORM Ozil scored his first Premier League goal since December to help Arsenal beat Newcastle 2-1

Rafael Benitez's side frustrated the Gunners during a drab first half but Unai Emery's introduction of summer signing Lucas Torreira at the break sparked Arsenal into life.

"So I think he's been a world-class player, a very good servant to Arsenal".

"We want his performance each training day and in each match and for him to give us his quality".

"We are happy with this victory and we are improving but we also need to continue working individually and collectively to improve more things".

Ozil doubled their lead nine minutes with a side-footed finish from 17 yards out after Lacazette's initial shot had been blocked.

Guendouzi played very safely and can not be criticised for his performance as he hardly made any mistakes, but Torreira is more aggressive and forward looking and even had a couple of shots on goal. We needed this control to impose our ideas.

"The second half, the balance on the pitch was better".

In the time since, Newcastle have veered back towards disaster, something they enjoy fluttering their eyelashes at with a worrying disregard, and Arsenal have a new manager in Unai Emery and a remembrance of an attacking talent that cost, and still costs, a lot of money. We didn't concede the transition as easy.

He scored the Gunners' second goal on what was his first ever appearance at St James' Park.

On Torreira, the manager added: "I want to give every player confidence".

Speaking in an interview with Sporting Bet, Winterburn said: "With less than a year remaining on his contract, Ramsey is in a very strong negotiating position and is also a very attractive proposition for a lot of big clubs around Europe".

"He played with the national team too much, today he played 80 minutes and he asked to change", the Spaniard said. It was not a big problem but he was exhausted.

Emery, who led Sevilla to three successive European titles, is planning to field a strong side when Arsenal kick off their campaign against Ukraine's Vorskla Poltava on Thursday.

'No, not really. I think it was a hard start for us in the first 20 minutes.

"Normally I will use a different keeper for this competition, but I'm thinking about the best performance", Emery said.

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