Arsenal’s win against Tottenham shows steady progress under Arteta | The Nutmeg
By Guardian Exclusive
15 March 2021 | 6:09 pm
The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham has always been a massive game, but last weekend it carried particular weight as Arsenal's win against Tottenham shows steady progress under Arteta.
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