Mikel Arteta nonetheless desires better consistency from Nicolas Pepe after the ahead scored in a 4-1 Europa League win over Molde.
Pepe scored and supplied an help as Arsenal moved onto 9 issues in Crew B on Thursday.
The Ivory Coast world, the membership’s document £72million signing remaining 12 months, has two targets and two assists within the Europa League this season, however has made only one Premier League get started.
Arsenal supervisor Arteta desires extra from Pepe – and the remainder of his crew, who host Aston Villa on Sunday.
“Consistency during the sport, during 90 mins, in each and every sport, within the ultimate 3rd, the general product must be higher no longer simply from him,” he informed a information convention.
“We need to put upper calls for this present day. He scored an ideal purpose and some other help and he can do extra so he’s at the proper trail.
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“Basically consistency smart within the ultimate 3rd we need to end extra issues higher and we will be able to strengthen so much. That is going to each and every unmarried participant.
“Nico scored 3 targets and he may ranking 10. Willy [Joe Willock] the similar, 3 assists, he wishes 10. If we don’t have that mindset we will be able to’t grow to be the crew we need to be.”
Arsenal fell in the back of to a Martin Ellingsen purpose, however personal targets from Kristoffer Haugen and Sheriff Sinyan got here ahead of moves from Pepe and Willock.
Pepe had a game-high 4 key passes and no participant had extra photographs (4) or photographs on the right track (two) within the win over Molde.