Advantage Omobamidele in the battle for centre-back starting berths - football

Advantage Omobamidele in the battle for centre-back starting berths



After a frantic contest had drawn to a close and various officials from both Arsenal and Norwich City gathered around to complete their post-match duties, one man still stood out as the calmest in the Emirates Stadium.

Surprisingly that man was a 19-year-old, who months ago was known to very few but suddenly has been catapulted into global recognition on the international stage and in the Premier League.

?It?s been a great week,? said Andrew Omobamidele, the composed teenager in question. ?A week that I dreamt of since I started playing football, obviously with the international stage and then here (at the Emirates). Hopefully, I?ll get more moments like this.

?This is the level that I want to play at. These are the type of opposition that I want to be playing week in, week out, throughout my whole career hopefully. To be playing them at a young age is a valuable experience.?
Premier league Debut pic.twitter.com/ydo8PTGwFb— Andrew Omobamidele (@AndrewOmobamid1) September 12, 2021

Saturday may have been dreamy for the Irishman in one way, but he was speaking following a 1-0 loss, his pointless side?s fourth defeat of the season. Individual milestones may be satisfying but success is the priority, as Omobamidele highlighted:

?It was a disappointing end. Some parts of the game we dominated and the boys at the back defended well on crosses, there?s a lot of positives. I know it?s early on and it?s a fresh defeat but I think there?s a lot of positives...
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