Xhaka and ex-Arsenal pal Lichtsteiner embarrass themselves with botched free-kick routine in Switzerland defeat – The Sun

GRANIT XHAKA and Stephan Lichtsteiner failed to spark Arsenal into life last season – and the pair are still not on the same wavelength.

The Swiss internationals, who spent the last campaign together at the Emirates, tried a complicated free-kick routine in the 1-0 Euro 2020 qualifier defeat against Denmark last night.

But they have been ridiculed after making a complete hash of the set-piece, with Gunners captain Xhaka taking yet more fire.

As both players eyed up the ball, Xhaka ran past the free-kick before circling back around.

Lichsteiner, now at Augsburg, then ran over the ball and made a dart down the line – hoping to be found for a crossing opportunity.

But Xhaka just stood over the ball looking confused as his bewildered team-mate's run led to nothing.

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