Arsenal legend David Seaman has admitted he’s involved about Gabriel Jesus’ confidence after the Gunners thrashed Nottingham Forest 5-0 on the weekend, however with out the Brazil worldwide getting on the rating sheet himself.
Arsenal have been in very good type this season and Jesus has greater than performed his half within the crew’s rise to the highest of the Premier League desk, however the targets have dried up for him a bit bit in newer video games.
The previous Manchester Metropolis man has proven all through his profession that he’s about extra than simply targets, and it’s seemingly that he’ll draw comparisons with Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino by way of what he gives along with his creativity and work fee up entrance.
Nonetheless, extra targets would even be welcome, particularly as Arsenal can’t rely an excessive amount of on younger gamers like Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli attending to 15-20 targets a season simply but.
Discussing the Jesus situation, Seaman admitted he had some worries concerning the participant’s confidence proper now.
“The followers have been so determined for Jesus to attain [on Sunday],” Seaman stated on his podcast Seaman Says. “Each time he was across the field, they have been saying, ‘Give it to Jesus! Give it to Jesus!’.
“They have been saying his confidence is low, as a result of he hasn’t scored for some time.
“I used to be pondering it would really be a bit decrease you understand, as a result of we’ve got scored 5 and he hasn’t scored one. You realize, so it’s a bit… it was bizarre.
“As quickly as Odegaard will get [the ball] he seems to be for Jesus, they’re searching for these little passes.”