Unai Emery believes Arsenal’s outgoings this summer can have a positive effect on the club’s young players and also the new signings who have arrived.
The Gunners were one of the Premier League’s busiest sides in the summer transfer window, completing deals to sign William Saliba, Nicolas Pepe, David Luiz, Kieran Tierney and Dani Ceballos on loan from Real Madrid.
But the north Londoners also recouped fees, selling several players in the final weeks of the window.
Alex Iwobi joined Everton for an initial fee of £28m, which could rise to £34m with potential add-ons, while Nacho Monreal and Laurent Koscielny joined Real Sociedad and Bordeaux respectively.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan also left the Emirates, completing a loan switch to Roma on deadline day in Italy.
Whilst the loss…