Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka believes that the team will finish in the top four at the end of the season.
A top-four finish will guarantee Arsenal a spot in the Champions League next season.
The Gunners are bidding to return to the competition after a two-year absence caused by fifth place and sixth place finishes during the 2016/17 and 2017/18 season respectively.
The Swiss international star expressed his confidence in the ability of the Gunners to secure a Champions League place in a recent interview reported by fourfourtwo.
According to Granit Xhaka, new Arsenal manager has been hugely responsible for the remarkable turnaround in the Gunners’ form in comparison with what was obtainable in the last campaign under former manager Arsene Wenger.
The former Borussia Moenchengladbach midfield general is banking on the collective spirit presently at the club in the bid for a top-four finish.
He also praised the impact of midfield partner Lucas Torreira at the club since he sealed a £26m transfer to the Gunners from Italian Serie A side Sampdoria during the summer’s transfer window.
The Uruguayan international has earned rave reviews for his impressive performances in the Arsenal shirt this season.
Both Xhaka and Torreira helped the team to earn a 1-1 draw against title rivals Liverpool at the weekend.