Football

Frimpong keen to seize opportunity

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

While Arsenal's extensive injury list means Arsene Wenger's side go into their opening home Barclays Premier League game of the season against Liverpool with a depleted squad, Emmanuel Frimpong is looking to take his chance with both hands.

With Alex Song starting a three match suspension after his stamp on Joey Barton, and Jack Wilshere expected to miss out, along with the sale of Cesc Fabregas, leaves the Gunners short in midfield.

However Frimpong, who made his first Arsenal appearance in last weekend's draw with Newcastle United is hoping to make an impact if given the opportunity to fill in.

“I just want to be involved as much as possible,” Frimpong said.

“It is going to be hard because there are so many players at Arsenal but hopefully I can play as many games as I can. It is difficult because I am at a very big club and I have got to be patient."


 

Frimpong was also involved in the club's Champions League first leg play off against Udinese, and following disappointment in the same competition just a year ago, the 19-year-old senses renewed optimism among the Arsenal ranks.

“It’s a new season, a new start and an opportunity for us to show what we can do,” he said.

“Obviously there was a lot of disappointment last year but there is an opportunity to put that right. I have to say, everyone is confident that this is going to be a good season.”

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Arsenal
Football
Premier League
Emmanuel Frimpong

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again