Including his own under-performance and weak playing form, the rise of youngster Saka in right wing position and Arsenal’s energetic searching for new attacking players in the market led Pepe to the day that leaving the Gunners.
Pepe is not a bad option for Arteta by his records, but he is difficult to believe due to his unstable in-pitch performances. Within 67 appearances with the Emirate Team, he scored 25 goals and assisted 18 times but also made so many mistakes that can destroyed the team play.
It is quite high risk there to expect advantages from him because his underperformance playing style can pause the transitions and counter attacks obviously. According to the latest reports, they said that the total value of this Ivory Coast player has decreased over 50% of his signing fees.