Hector Bellerin and Mesut Ozil were both on hand to troll Tottenham Hotspur after Arsenal’s 2-0 win over Newcastle United on Monday.
The Gunners moved two points clear of their north London rivals despite having been 10 points behind just a few months ago.
The Spanish defender came out at half-time at the Emirates to discuss how he was getting on with his recovery from injury.
Bellerin trolls Tottenham: “They’re always in our shadow!”
Hector Bellerin pounced on his opportunity to impress the Emirates by trolling Spurs during the interval last night.
The 24-year-old pointed out how their 1-0 lead at the break meant they were above Tottenham as it stood.
He also added another small dig at the end which the home support very enjoyed.
In the final stages, Arsenal supporters could be heard chanting, “Are you watching Tottenham!”
“It’s good to be above Tottenham as it stands. They’re always in our shadow!”
Héctor Bellerín came onto the pitch at the Emirates Stadium at half-time last night to address fans about his recovery, among other things:
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Ozil trolls Tottenham: “We’re happy to be ahead of Spurs”
Mesut Ozil also took aim at Spurs by reminding that their win took them above their bitter rivals with a large grin on his face.
“My work is to give everything on the pitch, like today; I want to help my team-mates.
“We all played well, not just me.
“Our aim is to get in the top four and of course we’re happy to be ahead of Spurs.”
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