Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin took to his Instagram page in order to lift the spirits ahead of the new campaign and unveiled his new ‘whip’ – which is a contemporary term used by the younger generation for a car.
Bellerin was pitch side following our Members Day event at the Emirates Stadium on Monday and snapped himself riding a zebra alongside Gunnersaurus – our official mascot.
Bellerin is set to resume his battle for a first-team slot with Mathieu Debuchy after the Frenchman regained his fitness during pre-season following what was a disastrous debut campaign.
The former Barcelona academy graduate was certainly the surprise package from last season and ended the campaign as one of the best full-backs in the Premier League.
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His speed and tidiness in possession is certainly appealing to Wenger who always demands that our full-backs join in the attacks and provide width.
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It will be interesting to see who the boss favours against Chelsea on Sunday and one would imagine that whoever he chooses will be regarded as our first choice right-back.
Check out Bellerin’s amusing image below.