By Johnny Edward:
Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, is Arsenal’s fourth fastest player, the Gunners’ statistics record has revealed, Completesportsnigeria.com reports..
According to Arsenal’s fastest player statistics record which was leaked by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang via his Instagram story page, the 22 year old Nigeria international has a ‘maximum speed’ rating of 9.56 or 94%.
This genre of information, according to reports, is secretive and protected by clubs. Arsenal’s shows a list of 17 first team players in order of their individual speed, from the fastest to the slowest.
Gabonese captain, Aubameyang is the fastest Arsenal player with a score of 10.01, with Hector Bellerin and Sokratis Papastathopoulos in second and third place. The duo have a maximum speed of 9.63 and 9.59 respectively.
Shkodran Mustafi (9.48), Rob Holding (9.41), Danny Welbeck (9.37), Mesut Ozil (9.35),Alexandre Lacazette (9.30) and Aaron Ramsey (9.18) completes the Gunners’ top ten list.
At the other end of the table, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is 11th with a maximum speed of (9.14), followed by Stephan Lichtsteiner (9.00), Nacho Monreal (9.00), Granit Xhaka (9.00), Mattéo Guendouzi (8.97) and Mohamed Elneny.(8.76)
Interestingly, £22million signing Lucas Torreira is the slowest Gunners’ player with 8.73.