Charlie Patino has admitted that Cesc Fabregas and Santi Cazorla are his two favourite players to play for Arsenal. Patino is highly-rated throughout the membership, coaching with the first-team squad again in January 2020, a formidable feat given he was simply 16-years-old on the time. Now, the younger playmaker has hailed Spanish duo Fabregas and Cazorla, while additionally claiming that he fondly remembers taking an image with present head coach Mikel Arteta. Speaking to Vavel, Patino stated: “There are fairly a number of players that I cherished watching at Arsenal however Santi Cazorla and Cesc Fabregas all the time stood out for me.
“My first nice reminiscence is after I signed for Arsenal from Luton, Mikel Arteta and Santi Cazorla have been at Hale End and I had an image taken with them.” Former Gunners midfielder Jack Wilshere has been coaching on the membership’s London Colney coaching floor in latest weeks and Patino has even been in comparison with the previous English worldwide by way of taking part in model. The teenager has now admitted that he has held discussions with Wilshere, claiming that the 29-year-old is the right individual to have across the north London membership. Vote on your Arsenal participant of the month beneath “I’ve spoken with Jack, it’s nice for everybody to have him across the academy,” he added. “His private expertise of coming via at such an early age and what he realized from it’s actually helpful to find out about.” Patino will likely be hoping for his first-team debut this season, one thing he almost acquired again in September when Arsenal defeated League 1 aspect AFC Wimbledon within the League Cup, with Arteta admitting that it was a troublesome choice to depart him out. “He was very shut however in the long run, we determined that another players wanted minutes,” Arteta admitted. “It will occur naturally with time.”