Pablo Mari Thankful To David Luiz
Arsenal defender Pablo Mari has paid tribute to his teammate and central defensive partner David Luiz.
The pair have played at the heart of the defence in Arsenal’s last two games, keeping clean sheets against Portsmouth and West Ham in the process.
Mari played under Jorge Jesus at Flamengo last season, a former coach and good friend of David Luiz’s from his spell at Benfica.
Mari was thankful to Luiz for his support since Mari joined the club from Flamengo in July, initially on loan.
“We know that David is an unbelievable player. He’s had a superb profession and is an efficient soccer participant, and additionally taking part in with him is really easy.
‘These two games with him in the starting XI were nice because I only focused on my job and I didn’t have to give attention to different jobs.
“We know he’s a skilled player and typically when it’s essential do various things within the final minutes, like when it’s essential make calls, he can do it. For us, it’s simple to play with him.”