The North London club have had a tumultuous week or so, with the news that Arsene Wenger is stepping down after 22 years in charge, and they go into tomorrow night’s Europa League semi-final first-leg against Atletico Madrid knowing they absolutely MUST reach next month’s final.
— MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) April 25, 2018
So, imagine the upset a story about two players getting into a fight during training would cause, eh?
Well, the Daily Mail ran a story this morning claiming Bellerin and his team-mate Lacazette clashed as ‘tempers flared’ during the club’s latest training session.
Of course, it didn’t take long before Bellerin put the record straight – and in emphatic fashion:
It's called banter you click baiters. https://t.co/ew4rYXgzkx
— Héctor Bellerín (@HectorBellerin) April 25, 2018
So, there you have it – it was all just banter, in the immortal words of Richard Keys.
We can expect to see both players in action at the Emirates tomorrow night – but will Arsenal progress?