Smith Rowe insists he’s not afraid to challenge Kai Havertz.

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Emil Smith Rowe insists he is not afraid of the arrival of Kai Havertz and is ready to work hard to compete for a place in the Arsenal squad.

The German is Mikel Arteta’s first signing of the summer. After moving from Chelsea for a fee of 65 million pounds. And is expected to be used in midfield as a replacement for Granit Xhaka.

However, while his arrival along with Declan Rice, who is already very close to a new membership after agreeing a £105m fee with West Ham UFABET. It has created more competition within the squad. Cannon, which Smith Rowe was ready to handle.

The Arsenal academy star spent most of last season recovering from injury. And while Kai Havertz arrival hasn’t been able to push him out of Arteta’s plans. He is excited about the arrival of his new team-mate.

“I saw what happened. And obviously it’s good for the club to strengthen the squad.

“I feel like the additions we are making will help the team progress again. It’s very exciting. Hopefully we can take the next step forward next season.”

“Of course (it was a special match with Havertz’s arrival), but this is football.”

“You just have to keep going. I have to keep working hard. And it will be a good race. I have to keep fighting.