Mikel Arteta’s time as Arsenal boss may very well be up after dwelling defeat to Burnley, says Darren Bent

Arsenal fan Darren Bent fears for Mikel Arteta’s future following a 1-Zero defeat to Burnley on Sunday.

A Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang personal aim condemned the Gunners to their fourth defeat in 5 Premier League matches to go away them 15th within the desk.

Strain continues to mount on Arteta

Arsenal performed the remaining 32 minutes with 10 males as Granit Xhaka was given a crimson card, after a VAR overview, for placing his fingers round Ashley Westwood’s neck.

On high of their poor type, Arsenal have acquired twice as many crimson playing cards (6) as every other Premier League membership since Arteta took cost final yr.

And former Tottenham striker Bent thinks Arteta’s time accountable for the Gunners may very well be over.

He informed Darren Bent’s Boot Room on talkSPORT: “Pay attention, I like Arteta and I believe he’s carried out nice issues there.

“However this efficiency right here, dropping to Burnley within the method they’ve, the self-discipline issues, folks getting despatched off, I believe perhaps his time is up.”

Requested if he needs Arteta to go away, Bent added: “Yeah. I don’t actually like saying that as a result of I needed to offer him an opportunity.

“He did nice issues so shortly by successful trophies [the FA Cup and Community Shield].

“However if you lose to Burnley, the efficiency right this moment and the way in which the workforce’s going, the type of Aubameyang, the [Mesut] Ozil scenario, the crimson playing cards, I believe, probably, now his time is up.”

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