Arsenal ratings: Xhaka is a real driving force who’s finally getting recognition he deserves but Trossard struggles
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Arsenal fans were left disappointed on Sunday night, as the Gunners were held to a goalless draw against Leeds United. However, as the season comes to a close, there were some strong performances from a few select players.
Granit Xhaka put in a strong display in midfield, with many believing he was the driving force behind Arsenal's creativity. The Swiss international was a real presence in the midfield, controlling the tempo of the game and creating chances for his teammates. His work rate and tenacity have been key to Arsenal's recent successes, and he is finally getting the recognition he deserves.
Meanwhile, Leo Trossard had a game to forget. The Belgian midfielder was largely ineffective throughout, with his poor decision making in the final third costing Arsenal dearly. He failed to make an impact in the attacking third, as his poor passing and lack of energy throughout the game let him down.
Overall, it was a frustrating night for Arsenal. Xhaka was impressive and is finally getting the recognition he deserves, but Trossard failed to make an impact. It's been a difficult season for the Gunners, and the last few weeks will be crucial for them to end on a high.