"When you play in the Premier League alongside players who have won a lot of trophies or who have played a lot of games, they give you this kind of experience so you make less mistakes, you react differently to different situations. "I would say that in the last year I've taken a lot of experience for myself." The 25-year-old has made 59 appearances across all competitions in two seasons at Arsenal and believes there is still room for improvement.
??? The road to greatness is not marked by perfection but the ability to constantly overcome adversity and failure. Let's make this a successful week Gunners ??⚽ #AllTogetherNow #EuropaLeague #LeagueCup #sm20 @arsenal pic.twitter.com/F68E8L3q7j— Shkodran Mustafi (@MustafiOfficial) February 20, 2018
"As a defender, it's really difficult to always do your job 100 percent... as soon as you do something wrong, it gives the other team an opportunity to score a goal, and then obviously it looks not so good," Mustafi added. "I'm working on being there when it really matters because you can lose a tackle or a duel, but to really be there when you have to, to deny the opponents' opportunities..."
"The Premier League is the most intense league in Europe. I've taken a lot of experience for myself."@Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi reveals he is working on improving his game in 'intense' Premier League.— Sky Sports PL (@SkySportsPL) February 22, 2018
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Arsenal defender Mustafi: Premier League has forced me to improve— Excess Sport (@excesssport) February 22, 2018
Shkodran Mustafi is convinced his dev... pic.twitter.com/5LLu0eKi9U