Martin Odegaard says Arsenal’s ambition is to win Champions League “inside subsequent two years”

Martin Odegaard made his transfer to Arsenal a everlasting one in the summertime and already has his sights on Champions League glory regardless of the Gunners languishing within the Premier League

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Martin Odegaard is trying to win the Champions League “inside a few years” as he units out lofty ambitions at Arsenal.

The Gunners are at the moment one million miles away from taking part in in Europe’s elite membership competitors, not to mention successful it.

Odegaard, who impressed in a mortgage spell final time period, made his second debut for the membership within the 5-0 defeat at Manchester Metropolis final trip.

It leaves Arsenal rooted to the underside of the Premier League having not scored a aim of their opening three video games.

Regardless of that the Norwegian has excessive hopes in north London.

This time period he desires to assist the north London outfit stand up the desk and once more qualify for the Champions League.

Martin Odegaard is focusing on Champions League success at Arsenal

He was quizzed on his ambitions and advised Sky Sports : “To get the membership up the desk, close to the highest of the league and battle for European soccer and battle for trophies.

“I believe for this season clearly we need to get again to European soccer. That will probably be necessary for us, the gamers, the membership and the followers.

“Then hopefully with time, win trophies, Champions League and hopefully win the league inside a few years.

Arsenal have not performed within the Champions League since 2017.

They’ve been regulars within the Europa League however final time period’s eighth place end means they’re with out European soccer of any variety.

Regardless of that Odegaard is adamant a membership of Arsenal’s stature should be close to the summit of the desk and competing with the continent’s finest.

The Gunners playmaker added: “I believe thats from everybody, this membership must be on the high, must play European soccer and I believe everybody agrees.

“It isn’t one thing we have talked quite a bit about however that is simply the way it needs to be on this membership. That is the usual.”

Arsenal will tackle Norwich this weekend trying to choose up their first level.

The Canaries to have misplaced their opening three video games however will head to the Emirates as enormous underdogs.

Mikel Arteta will lastly have the ability to choose from a totally match squad and is trying to begin a recent after a troublesome begin.

“I’m actually trying ahead to having everyone out there and making an attempt to start out the season the best way we wish,” he mentioned.

“We do not need to use any excuses however we all know how troublesome the beginning was with accidents and loads of covid points we had, and intensely troublesome video games to play.

“We have now to reset now, we have to begin and hopefully get everyone again on observe, and begin to enhance our recreation, which is what we have now to do.”

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