Abou Diaby has hailed the form this season of Arsenal teammate Emmanuel Adebayor.

"I'm not surprised by Adebayor because he's been working so hard to be very good," said Diaby. "I'm very pleased for him and he'll do amazing things this season and in the future.

"It's not easy to adapt quickly to the Premier League but he's done very well.

"He has taken the responsibility during a difficult period with injuries."