Maitland-Niles praises teammates for their commitment
- Ainsley Maitland-Niles scored his first goal at the Emirates tonight.
- Arsenal won 3-0 and advanced to the quarter-finals.
- The youngster is happy to be on the scoresheet.
In his post-match interview with BT Sport, the 21-year-old shared his opinion of the match. He was, of course, delighted with his goal, but most of all he was extremely pleased by the level of commitment all the players showed in the second leg against Rennes.
"It was fantastic to score, a great feeling. We’re showing that we are good enough – we have great spirit and we’re fighting for each other on the pitch."
The right-back has featured in 20 games this season, scoring twice and providing a single assist.