Alex Iwobi Arsenal forward says they were unfortunate against Manchester City

Alex Iwobi who played 65 minutes in the defeat claimed the Gunners were unlucky to have lost the encounter.

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Alex Iwobi play Alex Iwobi says Arsenal were unfortunate in their 2-1 loss to Manchester City (David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
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Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi believes they were unfortunate in their Premier League 2-1 loss to Manchester City.

Despite taking an early lead through Theo Walcott, Arsenal conceded twice in the second half to lose their second game in one week.

Iwobi who played 65 minutes in the defeat claimed the Gunners were unlucky to have lost the encounter.

Alex Iwobi play Alex Iwobi played for 65 minutes in the game (David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

 

"I guess you could say we took our foot off the gas. Man City took advantage very well in the second half,” Iwobi told Arsenal official website.

"We were up against a tough side today, we were just unfortunate to not keep the win.

"We started off very well but we weren’t able to keep it up in the second half and we were very unfortunate.

Alex Iwobi and Yaya Toure play Alex Iwobi says Arsenal will go back and try to kick on after their last defeat (BPI / Matt West)

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"We just have to continue the way we were playing at the start of the season. We just have to get that back and kick on now and prepare well for the next game."

Arsenal now fourth on the Premier League table, nine points below leaders Chelsea, will face West Brom, Crystal Palace and AFC Bournemouth in their next three fixtures.

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