After putting in a man-of-the-match display to help us beat PSV Eindhoven 4-0, Martin Odegaard was thrilled to be a part of such a huge night for the club.
He rounded off the scoring after first-half strikes from Bukayo Saka, Leandro Trossard and Gabriel Jesus saw us record a heavy victory, on an emotional night for players, management and supporters as we announced our return to the competition in style.
And the skipper admitted that leading us out at Emirates Stadium and playing his part in a fine result is the stuff dreams are made of.
Reflecting on our night’s work, Martin said: “I think it was a great start. I think we showed it straight from the start how eager we were to be back in this competition, and how motivated we were. You saw it in the stadium, the atmosphere of the fans and also on the pitch; we went for it from the start.
“I think we were really pumped. We were…