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Everton Boss Rafael Benítez has cited Arsenal’s recovery under Mikel Arteta as evidence of how patience can reward a new manager under pressure.
But Arsenal enjoyed a 10-game unbeaten run before conceding four times against Liverpool whereas Everton, while enduring similar torment in the derby, are eight games without a win heading into what feels a critical game.
Granit Xhaka has announced his return from injury on social media ahead of Arsenal’s clash against Everton on Monday night.
The Switzerland international suffered a knee injury back in the north London derby at the end of September and was expected to be sidelined until the New Year.
But the midfielder has been putting in the work behind the scenes in order to stage his comeback earlier than anticipated.
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