“Alex knows what his role is at the club,” said Arsenal manager Mikael Arteta at a press conference before the recent Arsenal-Aston Villa game.
Many had hoped that Rúnar’s national team goalkeeper Alex Rúnarsson would start his first league game for the club last weekend but that did not happen.
Matt Ryan, who joined Arsenal on loan from Brighton in the January transfer window, stood between the posts at Arsenal but The game ended with a 1-0 victory for Aston Villa.
“Many people would be proud to be Arsenal’s third goalkeeper,” said Margrét Lára Viðarsdóttir in the field at Síminn Sport on Sunday.
“Of course we want to see our man play and get minutes. The future is his and he needs to take advantage of the opportunities he gets, “added Margrét Lára.