“Against Chelsea, the performance for the first 35 minutes was very good and against United, we struggled again in the second half.
“But it is important when these moments come that we stay compact together and fight.
“I think with the structure of the team now, the players feel confident. There is a lot of space to improve and we have to try every day to improve things.”
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was similarly positive, saying: “As soon as Arteta got here, he put things on the table.
“He made it clear what he expected from us and that it was non-negotiable.