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Seaman insists Arsenal No1 Almunia good enough

Arsenal legend David Seaman has no doubts Manuel Almunia is up to the job.

Alumnia was criticised for his performances in Arsenal's defeats to Manchester United and Chelsea.

But speaking about Almunia on Sky's Goals on Sunday programme, Seaman said: "I've coached him (Almunia) a little bit. He's realised that he is no 1 now. He's had a little lack of confidence. He and (Jens) Lehmann weren't the best of friends.

"He was in sometimes, sometimes he was left on the bench when he thought he should have been playing.

"Now he has become the No 1 he is slowly realising that and when you see him on the training ground he has got a bit of an aura about him. For me he's doing ok.

"He's got three top-quality international goalkeepers above him in Spain, so he's not getting international experience but the experience he is getting at Arsenal is invaluable."

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