61 touches, 49 passes; Iwobi impresses for Arsenal in Hull City draw

The youngster was impressive in his side's 0-0 draw in the FA Cup on Saturday.

Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi was in impressive form at the Emirates as his side drew 0-0 with Hull City in the FA Cup fifth round.

The Gunners named a much-changed team for the clash with the Tigers as manager Arsene Wenger handed a chance to several of his squad players.

One of those who was handed a start was youngster Alex Iwobi, as he was handed the chance to show why there is such optimism around his future at the Emirates.

And he showed that he could be the latest in a long line of Gunners youngsters with an assured display.

  MatchTouchesUnsuccessful TouchWon ContestTotal Scoring AttTotal PassAccurate PassPassing AccuracyMins Played
Alex Iwobi

Hull City  

61 2 3 3 49 39 80% 5

As illustrated by the stats provided by WhoScored, the forward enjoyed a decent afternoon before being substituted in the 72nd minute.

He posted 61 touches in total in the game, the most of any Arsenal forward in the game, with only two of those being unsuccessful. 

He also managed to enjoy three successful dribbles, the third highest of any Arsenal player, as well as registering the same amount of shots.

His passing was also impressive as he managed 49 passes, again the most of any Gunners forward, of which 39 were accurate, with him enjoying an overall pass success rate of 80%.

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