World Cup 2022: These Arsenal players are going to Qatar

World Cup 2022: These Arsenal players are going to Qatar

World Cup 2022: These Arsenal players are going to Qatar

In November, the time has finally come. The event of the soccer year is approaching. Fans around the world are eagerly awaiting the spectacle in Qatar with the 2022 World Cup. Can France defend its title or will an "underdog" even manage the miracle? It is precisely on this subject that the bookmakers' odds are literally running hot. Soccer is and will remain exciting and betting fans will find the unique opportunity to place their first bets at and of course, always with the chance to collect rich profits. But which players from the renowned English club Arsenal London are participating in the World Cup at all before the next season starts?

1.            Ghana takes part in the World Cup and the Arsenal player Thomas Partey is there

For only the fourth time ever in soccer history, Ghana is taking part in a World Cup. After a tough and contested qualification, the national team around the captain and clearly most valuable player Partey managed to beat Nigeria and master the stepping stone to participation. So far, Ghana has participated in the World Cup exactly three times. And exactly in 2006, 2010 and 2014. In 2018, unfortunately, the team did not manage to qualify. This has now changed and Thomas Partey of Arsenal London FC (Premier League) will get his chance to win the title. But how do the statistics of the captain of the national team from Ghana quantify?

Currently, the market value of the player is estimated at about 38 million euros. In the fall of 2020, the midfielder moved from Spanish club Atlético Madrid to Arsenal London. And for a transfer fee of 50 million euros. In the Premier League, the player recorded 24 appearances with two goals and one assist. In his previous club Partey played a whopping 188x and scored 16 goals with twelve assists. Thus, the player has enough experience in soccer (including international). This makes Thomas Partey of Arsenal London FC an indispensable midfielder for the national team of Ghana.

By the way, the Arsenal star made exactly 40 appearances for his country Ghana, scoring 13 goals. An impressive performance and Partey is the clear captain of the national team of Ghana. At the age of 29, Partey still has plenty of time for further success. Arsenal, by the way, finished fifth in the Premier League for the 2021/2022 season, qualifying for the upcoming UEFA Europa League (formerly UEFA Cup).

2.            Arsenal's Bukayo Saka in the England national team

As a young talent of Arsenal, the player Saka also participates in the World Cup. And he will do so in the jersey of the English national team. The player is in his young career (20 years old) at the club and makes 38 appearances in the Premier League (11 goals and 7 assists). On the field, Saka occupies the position of right midfielder. With a market value of 65 million euros certainly one of the superstars of the club FC Arsenal London. For the English team, the player made 18 appearances so far and he scored 4 goals. A good statistic and Bukayo Saka is sure of his regular place in the English national team.

3.            Gabriel Martinelli in the Brazilian national team

A young star from Arsenal London FC is also in the squad of the team of Brazil. So, the English club has to offer some players who find themselves in their country teams. Martinelli is still quite young in the national team of Brazil and made only 3 appearances. The debut in the jersey of Brazil took place on 25.03.2022. For a transfer fee of around 7 million euros, the player moved to Arsenal in 2019 and increased his market value to a remarkable 40 million euros through playing ability. Just 21 years is the outfielder (alternative center forward) who, by the way, is ambidextrous. In the famous Premier League, the Arsenal London star has played 29 games, scoring 6 goals and providing 6 assists.

4.            TOP defender Ben White for England

Also part of the English lineup is central defender Benjamin William White. With a market value of about 40 million euros, the player belongs to the club FC Arsenal London since 2021. In terms of play, White already managed 32 games in the Premier League. In the English jersey, White is quite inexperienced, because only 4 games have been played so far. But the defender is part of the squad of the English national team and even with an age of 24 years, the player is still quite young and is sure to achieve great feats. By the way, the contract at Arsenal is valid until 2026, so the club signed the star for a whopping 5 years.

5.            Defender for Japan - Takehiro Tomiyasu

Also quite fresh in the Arsenal jersey (change summer break 2021 from FC Bologna), is the Japanese international Takehiro Tomiyasu in the national team. The market value is estimated at about 25 million euros and the player is already quite experienced in the jersey of Japan. The debut took place in 2018 and so far the 23-year-old played 28 games for Japan, scoring one goal. Within the one season in the Premier League, the defender came a whopping 21x to play and he is thus considered a regular at Arsenal. One submission also goes in his favor. For Japan a real reinforcement and Arsenal signed the player 4 years until 2025.

6.            Next player for Brazil - Gabriel

The squad of FC Arsenal London is actually composed of top-class national players in so several countries. Also for Brazil, central defender Gabriel will compete in the World Cup in Qatar. Although he does not have any experience in the regular team (debut is waiting), but the player could gain experience in Brazilian U20 and U23. In 2020, the defender came to Arsenal from LOSC Lille for 26 million euros. There he played 35 games in the Premier League, scoring 5 goals (as a defender!). This gives Gabriel a wealth of experience in the notorious yet "robust" Premier League and guarantees the defender will be an important reinforcement for the Brazilian national team.

At 24 years of age, the player is still young and Arsenal signed the Brazilian in 2020 for five years until 2025, with a current market value of around 38 million euros. Gabriel is in the starting eleven for Arsenal in more than 90 percent of all games. He's a real regular, and perhaps he'll achieve the coup of winning the 2022 World Cup with Brazil.

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