Arsenal defeated Premier League foe Chelsea 4-0 in the Florida Cup to cap off a successful trip to America.
Arsenal had triumphed over Nurnberg, Everton, and Orlando City before thumping Chelsea early on Sunday morning.
The Gunners scored goals from Gabriel Jesus , Martin Odegaard, Bukayo Saka, and Sambi Lokonga to hand the Blues a crushing defeat.
Only William Saliba and Zinchenko, Arsenal’s newest acquisition, played the full 90 minutes against Chelsea. Saliba was one of only two players to do so.
Arteta, the manager of Arsenal, expressed his happiness. “With the overall performance of the tour.
“I am really happy to see William Saliba continue to play the way he is, the way he has adapted to the squad, and the maturity he has showed at the age of 21.
He has a ton of potential, is currently a great talent, and we need to make him even better, so we’ll keep developing him.
Regarding Zinchenko, he continued, “I knew that he was eager to play. Although it was only for a maximum of 45 minutes, it was clear he was at ease.
“He understands the process, he understands what I want, and I felt he played pretty well,” the speaker said.