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Advertisement Cesc Fabregas singles out Bukayo Saka for special praise in Arsenal’s draw with Man Utd Comment Advertisement Saka celebrates after setting up Aubameyang’s equaliser at Old Trafford (Picture: Getty)The youngster – who scored and assisted twice in the Europa League against Frankfurt – had Arsenal’s best chance of the first half, prompting a fine double save from David de Gea, and could have scored in the second.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTHe appeared to have the beating of veteran Ashley Young throughout, with his pace threatening constantly, while he assisted Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s equaliser – and Fabregas believes his old club might have unearthed a gem.‘Saka is a player. Eighteen years old and showing great maturity,’ he tweeted, also posting a clapping hands emoji.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityWhile Fabregas was excited by what he saw from Saka, he seemed decidedly less impressed with the quality on show from both teams in what was a largely uninspiring match lacking in quality.‘Thoughts on the game so far without using a bad word? Try to be creative,’ he added.18y 25d – Bukayo Saka is the youngest player to ever start a @premierleague match between Manchester United and Arsenal. Stage. #MUNARS pic.twitter.com/CAb7fXIYRm— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 30, 2019 The youngster was a real bright spark for the Gunners at Old Trafford on Monday (Picture: AFP)Former Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas was quick to praise the precocious talent of Bukayo Saka in a largely uninspiring performance for the Gunners in their draw with Manchester United.Unai Emery’s side went behind on the stroke of half-time to a ferocious Scott McTominay strike, with the quality of the goal in stark contrast to the sub-par play that had preceded it.Both teams seemed to struggle in the wet and slippery conditions at Old Trafford on Monday night, but the 18-year-old Saka was a rare bright spark for the visitors. Metro Sport ReporterMonday 30 Sep 2019 10:02 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link911Shares Things certainly livened up in the second period, with Aubameyang latching onto a neat pass from Saka and levelling the scores after his effort had initially been ruled out for offside by the linesman – though VAR showed he was clearly onside.The game became more open-ended after Aubameyang’s equaliser, with United pressing to try and find a winner, though the spoils were shared; the result moves Arsenal up to fourth, while United are in 10th place.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors