Motive for Mikel Arteta’s Choice to Drop Aaron Ramsdale Unveiled as Arsenal Followers React to West Ham Debacle

ARSENAL followers reckon there’s no means again for Aaron Ramsdale after a expensive Carabao Cup blunder.

The keeper fumbled in Jarrod Bowen’s shot as West Ham triumphed 3-1.

Aaron Ramsdale appeared annoyed by his contribution as he arguably gifted West Ham their third aim in a 3-1 dwelling Carabao Cup last-16 winCredit score: Getty

Ramsdale was unable to stop a match-sealing volley from Jarrod Bowen

Ramsdale was unable to cease a match-sealing volley from Jarrod BowenCredit score: Getty

And supporters say they now “all know why” Mikel Arteta axed the England ace for loanee David Raya within the Premier League.

The Hammers led 2-0 on the break by Ben White’s personal aim and a stunner from Mohammed Kudus.

And after White tried to move the ball clear on the hour, Bowen fired a deflected volley that Ramsdale acquired arms to however couldn’t preserve out.

Martin Odegaard’s reply on 96 minutes was little comfort for the Gunners and no distraction for followers from their stopper’s plight.

One viewer posted: “I’m simply gonna cease tweeting about Ramsdale and Raya cos I simply need the dialog to be over now.”

One other mentioned: “Everyone knows why Mikel Arteta dropped Aaron Ramsdale now.”

It got here as Hammers’ supporters on the last-16 tie at London Stadium chanted: “It is best to have signed a correct keeper.”

Arsenal boss Arteta rested large names forward of Saturday’s Prem journey to Newcastle, whereas Declan Rice solely got here on as a sub towards his outdated membership.


And one fan mentioned of Wednesday’s line-up: “None of Ramsdale, White, Zinchenko or Gabriel is a pacesetter.”

Nonetheless, some supporters have beforehand flooded social media with shock at Raya being entrenched as first-choice within the league.

And one observer hit out: “Ramsdale the scapegoat.. fickle followers. Who do you suppose you’re? Man United followers?”

Ramsdale let in three goals

Ramsdale let in three targetsCredit score: Reuters

He cut a frustrated figure at full time

He reduce a annoyed determine at full timeCredit score: Alamy