Arsenal's Danny Welbeck making case to get more starts - Unai Emery

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A succession of injury problems in defence in recent weeks has seen Rob Holding thrust into action for Arsenal, having struggled for regular game time earlier in the season, and Unai Emery has challenged the young centre back to compete for a regular place in his team.

EPLgiants Arsenal on Wednesday, September 26 kicked-off their Carabao Cup campaign in style after defeating Championship side Brentford 3-1 at the Emirates stadium to seal a spot in the fourth round of the competition.

The Gunners needed to control the match in the latter stages and they did just that but made sure of the points in stoppage time when substitute Alexandre Lacazette burst clear to make it 3-1.

Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have started to link up well under the Spanish coach in the Premier League. "He gives us his quality and commitment every day", the Arsenal boss told his post-match press conference.

"Also, it's more chances for us to find the first XI for the next matches with performances like today's".

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"For us I am very happy".

Striker Danny Welbeck scored a first-half brace to put the Gunners in a strong position going in at the break. It is for the club and the player.

"I know they have past year of their contract with the team and they are working on speaking with the club, but for me, the focus is only on the performance in each match and every training".

'The performance and the commitment of the player is very high and also Danny Welbeck's situation is one thing for the club and for them'.

"I said a few words at half-time", he said.

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