Alex Iwobi broke into the limelight in the 2016-17 season under Arsene Wenger after strings of perfect performances with the club’s youth team.
His highest and most appreciated performance was against Barcelona during the season’s Champions League clash.
The relatively unknown youngster was awesome for the Gunners as he put up a man-of-the-match display.
Though the Gunners were thrashed 3-1 at Camp Nou, the game witnessed the emergence of a great star.
However, it was a different story for the Nigerian last season. Iwobi was far from his usual best as he appeared to have lost his self-confidence.
He performances were unconvincing, his shooting accuracy was nothing to cherish and he was highly criticised by the Gunners faithfuls.
Nonetheless, since Unai Emery came to the Emirates stadium, iwobi seemed to have gotten his confidence back. His performances so far this season has wowed the fans.
After another electric performance from the young Nigerian last night, the Gunners fans took to Twitter to shower praise on Unai Emery on what he’s done to Iwobi which makes him look different from last season.
A W(@gunningforafc) admit iwobi and Welbeck have improved tremendously under Unai Emery as he tweeted “I think Iwobi and Welbeck have been the most improved players under Emery
and his system. Especially Iwobi, looks like a different player!”
As for MGH (@OfficialMgh), he tweets that “Iwobi is a different animal under Emery- who else noticed he seems much more physical and maybe even
TheArseneView ( @TheArseneView) said : “Unpopular opinion, Alex Iwobi has actually been a different player this season. Has his promise back.”