In the first round of the UEFA Europa League, Arsenal defeated Vienna Rapid 2-1 away, and the Gunners' new aid Thomas debuted. After the game, Hargreaves praised Thomas for complete control of the game and it was too easy for him to play the Europa League.
Commenting on Thomas’ performance, Hargreaves said: “Everyone is watching him play. He can control the ball and can send wonderful passes. Thomas controls the entire game. He has been playing in the Champions League before, so the Europa League It was too easy for him."
"We have seen his passing range, short and long passes are accurate, and he has a wide range of running. His body is like steel. I think this is why Arsenal bought him. If the central defender or other players are in the game At a disadvantage, don’t worry, Thomas is here."