- ‘If you win in football, you celebrate’ says Arsenal manager
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Mikel Arteta has hit back at criticism of the celebrations that followed Arsenal’s dramatic comeback against Bournemouth last Saturday, saying anyone taking a dim view would find their time better spent in church than inside a football stadium.
The Football Association investigated the aftermath of Reiss Nelson’s 97th-minute winner, after which members of Arsenal’s bench cascaded on to the Emirates pitch to celebrate with the players, but opted not to take the matter further.
Written by Nick Ames
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2023/mar/11/mikel-arteta-arsenal-victory-celebrations under the title “‘Go to church’, Mikel Arteta tells critics of Arsenal victory celebrations”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.