The ex-Benfica full-back wasted no time in endearing himself to his new employers with a objective in his unofficial debut
New Arsenal signing Nuno Tavares was happy to obtain his first style of motion with the Gunners after showing and scoring in Saturday’s pleasant towards Rangers.
The ex-Benfica defender wanted simply over 20 minutes to mark his maiden objective for the membership earlier than being substituted at half-time.
Arsenal went on to attract 2-2 with the Scottish giants, with Eddie Nketiah additionally netting for Mikel Arteta’s facet.
What was mentioned?
“I felt good. It was a very good recreation for me and for us. A superb take a look at. I believe we had a very good match and we discovered quite a bit,” Tavares informed Arsenal’s official web site after the match.
“I really feel very blissful to attain my first objective with Arsenal. I am so excited for this and immediately I did it.
“It is good to play with the very best, like Aubameyang and Laca. They’re superb gamers and to play with them, it is so good.
“Play free and do my job”
Tavares joined Arsenal on a £8 million ($11m) transfer from Benfica this summer time, however was unable to take the sector for the membership’s first pleasant towards Hibernian attributable to paperwork points.
The left-back is glad to be in Arteta’s plans, and is aware of precisely what is predicted of him because the Premier League season slowly approaches.
“To play free, not be scared, do my job and that is it,” he added.
“I am so excited to play with followers on the Emirates. I am unable to look ahead to this. We’ll see.”