Theo Walcott has a great opportunity to get jeers from Tottenham fans when Arsenal visited White Hart Lane. He stressed they will not be affected at the insult.
The north London derby also occur in the FA Cup last season. At that time, the Gunners a 2-0 win over the Lilywhites in the match in 4 January 2014. Santi Cazorla and Thomas Rosicky became the winner of Arsene Wenger’s team.
In that game, Walcott get a severe knee injury. When stretchered off, Walcott showed that body language is not fun for the Spurs supporters who came to the Emirates.
The throw coins, lighters, until the rest of the bread was directly targeted at Walcott when brought into the emergency room. Due to the knee injury, Walcott was to be absent long.
After one year passed, Walcott will again meet with the Spurs. This time, he will visit the headquarters of the Spurs on Saturday (02/07/2015) night.
Walcott is expected to receive a less wear than the Spurs supporters. But, he insists will not be affected by it if believed to play.
“I’m sure every player will get pressure, but this game just trying to get out onto the pitch and play well,” said Walcott in the Evening Standard.
“All the criticism does not affect me at all. It can be enjoyed. It was a little different and has always been a superb atmosphere at White Hart Lane.”
“It is a fixture that I always look forward to my play. This is a great match for the two camps of supporters, and this year it will be tight,” he added.