Arsenal Ladies’s boss Jonas Eidevall needs his facet to face the BOYS’ UNDER 16 TEAM to make coaching ‘tougher than the video games’ – as a result of they’re ‘extra bodily and quicker’ than anybody they are going to play within the Champions League
- Arsenal Ladies have been pipped to the Ladies’s Tremendous League title by Chelsea
- Supervisor Jonas Eidevall is already waiting for the subsequent season
- He needs his crew to play in opposition to the male academy gamers to enhance
Arsenal Ladies’s supervisor Jonas Eidevall plans to have his crew face the boys’ Beneath 16s in an try to get them prepared for the groups they’re going to face within the Champions League.
Eidevall’s Arsenal facet missed out on the Ladies’s Tremendous League title regardless of beating West Ham on the ultimate day.
Arsenal Ladies’s supervisor Jonas Eidevall plans to have his crew face the lads’s Beneath 16s
Talking within the wake of the ultimate day, Eidevall instructed The Athletic: ‘now we have to have a very good cooperation with our boys’ academy to contain them in practices and inside video games, so we will play in opposition to one thing extra bodily and quicker than we are going to ever play in opposition to within the Champions League, with a purpose to set the benchmark,’ the Swede says.
‘That is an astonishing alternative that almost all soccer groups all over the world would give every little thing with a purpose to do; to see if we will make our coaching tougher than the video games.
‘Meaning if we’re profitable in coaching, then we are going to for certain achieve success in video games as nicely. We’ll have a little bit bit extra time and will probably be a little bit bit simpler.
‘That is extra one thing to talk to Per Mertesacker (Arsenal boys’ academy supervisor) with. Beneath-15 or 16 is normally a very good age group the place the physicality hasn’t grown a lot on all of the gamers. They’re a little bit quicker than our gamers but it surely’s not inconceivable to play in opposition to.’
Eidevall believes dealing with the academy gamers can be good preparation for European soccer