Arsenal’s new captain, Alexandre Lacazette, has listed 4 gamers who might succeed him.
Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, had confirmed Lacazette as the brand new captain for the rest of the season following the departure of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Lacazette is out of contract on the finish of the season and the prospect of him signing an extension seems to be like a distant one, with Lyon all in favour of re-signing him.
The 30-year-old inherited Arsenal’s captain armband from his buddy Aubameyang, who signed for Barcelona final month.
However Lacazette believes there are 4 potential candidates, Gabriel, Ben White, Sambi Lokonga, and Kieran to succeed him ought to he finally depart Arsenal sooner or later.
“There are some future captains,” Lacazette was quoted by Arsenal’s official web site as saying.
“Gabriel, large Gabi, has received presence, management on the again. I feel when he’s going to be extra fluent in English, it can assist so much.
“Ben White as nicely, he’s extra quiet possibly, however by the best way he performs he generally is a good chief and possibly with an edge can construct up.
“Sambi Lokonga, however he’s already been a captain previously so it’s not onerous to say he generally is a good captain.
“Kieran as nicely as a result of I feel he’s been a captain as nicely previously for the nationwide group just a few instances. You’ll be able to see some future captains or leaders.” ESPN