Bolton’s Player of the Month Miyaichi gunning for Man City

Bolton Wanderers winger Ryo Miyaichi is putting all of his focus into beating Manchester City this weekend.

Bolton Wanderers winger Ryo Miyaichi is putting all of his focus into beating Manchester City this weekend.

The 19-year old Arsenal youngster, on loan to the Trotters, was awarded his new club’s Player of the Month for February for his outstanding performances since arriving at the Reebok Stadium.

Miyaichi, who was an unused sub for his first call-up as Japan lost 1-0 to Uzbekistan in World Cup qualifying on Wednesday, admits he is loving get an opportunity to play in England’s top flight competition and is looking to bring out his best when Bolton head to league leaders Manchester City on Saturday.

“I enjoy being able to play at a higher level, so I'm happy to play in the Premier League. Also, I'm living alone so I'm really enjoying every day,” he said.

“I'm disappointed [with the Japan result], but on Saturday there's a big match against Manchester City so I'll be able to prepare mentally.”

 

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