Leno: If rivals drop points, we’ll be waiting


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Bernd Leno insists Arsenal will probably be prepared and ready for his or her rivals to slide up once they resume Premier League motion on the finish of the month.

The Gunners ended a 10-week anticipate a win on the street with a 2-1 victory against Huddersfield on Saturday which, coupled with Chelsea’s astonishing 6-Zero capitulation at Manchester Metropolis, has seen us rise to fifth within the desk.

Manchester United’s resurgence means they're fourth however with just one extra level than Unai Emery’s males, the race for the ultimate Champions League place is hotting up.

“It's a good competitors between all of the groups,” Leno advised the Evening Standard.

“Chelsea performed Manchester Metropolis and the hole to Manchester United is one level, so all the things is feasible.

“We await the opposite groups and in the event that they make errors. We do our work to win each recreation and on Saturday we did the job.”

Arsenal flip their consideration to a Europa League double-header with BATE Borisov, beginning with Thursday’s journey to Belarus. Leno says that with Saturday’s away win underneath their belts they may journey with confidence.

“In two weeks, we now have one other League recreation and we need to work onerous. Our final away win [in the League] was at Bournemouth in November. It was necessary for us to win and in addition to win away.

“Within the first half, we performed very nicely and had good management. We misplaced the management a bit however we defended very robust, we labored as a group.

“Everyone labored very exhausting and we have been unfortunate to concede the objective however general it was a deserved win.”