Did Dani Ceballos take a swipe at Burnley’s style of play during the Arsenal victory?


Dani Ceballos appeared to express his bemusement at Burnley’s tactics after dazzling in Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over the Clarets.

The Spaniard put in a man of the match performance on his home debut at the Emirates, picking up two assists as goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre Emerick-Aubemayang sealed the Gunners’ second consecutive league victory.

Ceballos was particularly impressive for Arsenal

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Ceballos was particularly impressive for Arsenal

After receiving a rousing ovation from the crowd following his performance, footage emerged appearing to show Ceballos talking to Henrikh Mkitaryan on the bench about the tactics deployed by Sean Dyche.

The youngster appeared gesture to his team-mate that Burnley love to hoof the ball over the top.

Have a look at the hilarious video below…

Arsenal spent more money than any other Premier League club in the summer, but they didn’t pay a penny for Ceballos.

And the Spain Under-21 midfielder, who has arrived on a season-long loan from Real Madrid, looks like he could be the pick of the bunch.

No wonder Trevor Sinclair, who called the clash for talkSPORT, was raving about him before the game.

He told talkSPORT.com: “Ceballos is an unbelievable talent and I can’t wait for him to get going.


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“Brace yourselves. He is going to get bums off seats, for sure.

“He’s so clever, one of the brightest players I’ve seen and if he can deal with the intensity of the Premier League, I’ve got no doubt he’s going to be a hit at Arsenal.

“When you’re a young player, you’re fearless. You do feel you could be the difference. I honestly believe he’s a really special player.”

You’re not wrong, Trevor! Bums were well and truly off seats as Ceballos left the field with his name ringing out around the Emirates.

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