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Arsenal star Dani Ceballos hails Liverpool as best pressing team he’s ever faced

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Ceballos was shocked by Liverpool’s relentless stress (Picture: Reuters)

has heaped reward on Liverpool after being left shocked the Reds’ pressing recreation.

Arsenal suffered a 3-1 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield final month, with on-loan Real Madrid midfielder Ceballos enjoying 61 minutes towards Jurgen Klopp’s aspect.

Liverpool are reigning Champions League winners and prime of the desk, however Ceballos admitted he was left shell shocked by the league leaders.

‘I had never seen anything like it,’ he stated.

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Liverpool cruised by Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield (Picture: EPA)

‘I’ve not seen up till now a team that performs higher, that presses higher. That recreation had fairly an impression on me.

‘They suck the air out of you. You spend so much time defending and when you want to catch your breath and get on the ball for a bit, they’ve taken it from you once more.

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‘I think Jurgen [Klopp] now has the team he first had in mind when he started four years ago.’

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Dani Ceballos has been an instant hit at Arsenal
Ceballos has been an prompt hit at Arsenal (Picture: Getty)

While the defeat to Liverpool was a disappointing outcome, Arsenal have made begin to the season below Unai Emery.

The Gunners sit fifth on seven factors after 4 video games, forward of their prime 4 rivals Manchester United, Tottenham and Chelsea.

While Emery’s aspect have suffered from poor defending throughout his reign, Ceballos believes the Spaniard is the person to take the Gunners ahead.

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Dani Ceballos is on loan from Real Madrid
Ceballos is on mortgage from Real Madrid (Picture: Getty)

‘The difference is that when Unai comes into Arsenal they had been on a less positive run for three or four years,’ he stated.

‘In his first season Arsenal end only a level in need of the Champions League and are only a small step from profitable the Europa League.

‘His arrival has been actually optimistic for the membership and will probably be optimistic in the long run.

‘In a few years Arsenal can be one of the top 10 sides in the world able to compete for everything.’

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