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Ian Wright sets challenge for Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Aubameyang’s clinical finish won the game for Arsenal, in what was his only real clear-cut opportunity in the match.

As a result, Wright has highlighted the performances of Ozil and Mkhitaryan as the main reason he feels the striker’s record isn’t better, against the best teams.

Speaking on BBC Radio 5Live’s Monday Night Club, he said: “In respect of other players who need step up. Someone like Mkhitaryan.

“I think Lacazette is magnificent. Mkhitaryan, Ozil, if they had the kind of season we’d been expecting in the last couple of years, I believe Aubameyang and the way he plays, he scored more goals against those teams (top six).

“In those games, I feel they do nowhere near enough to get him in the games.,,…