"He has been working every day so that when his moment arrives, he is OK to help us".
It had looked likely the north London club would eventually agree a new deal with the Wales worldwide with a four-year extension in the pipeline. I think Bernd Leno can learn from Cech.
Iwobi created the opening goal as his cross was put through his own net by Watford defender Craig Cathcart while under pressure from Lacazette in the 80th minute.
The Germany worldwide now appears set to stay in the side at least until the global break, potentially giving him matches against Qarabag and Fulham to make a claim for more regular minutes.
"I think we improved in the match and it is good for our momentum and continuing to improve".
A source close to the situation said negotiations between the two sides were "at an advanced stage" just weeks ago, when a deal looked close to happening.
"It is clear also that we are improving in getting more competitive in the hard moments".
"His performance was the best for us today".
"He's somebody who is the heartbeat of the team and when it's going poorly or badly, he still shows for the ball and tries to play how he wants to play, tries to get in the box and does things".
The Welshman has been one of the more consistent players for the Gunners in recent seasons. "We need to continue being calm, and giving them calm".