Arsenal has shown improvement in recent months and is heading in the right direction, manager Mikel Arteta said after Sunday’s comeback Premier League victory at Leicester City revived its hopes of securing European qualification for next season.
Leicester took an early lead through Youri Tielemans, but goals from David Luiz, Alexandre Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe helped Arsenal to a 3-1 win, lifting it one place up to 10th on 37 points from 26 games.
Victory at King Power Stadium was Arsenal’s second successive win following Thursday’s Europa League victory over Benfica, which sealed a last-16 berth for the north London side with an aggregate 4-3 result.
“The team is clearly improving, it’s taking a direction I like,” Arteta said.
“We are still giving things to the opposition. It’s something we have to eradicate to give…