Arsenal legend, Ian Wright, has talked about his former membership will experience additional defeats like their 3-1 defeat to Liverpool on Monday, in the occasion that they fail to land Houssem Aouar from Lyon.
The Gunners took the lead by way of Alexandre Lacazette throughout the first half, nevertheless the champions struck once more by way of Sadio Mane, Andy Robertson and Diogo Jota.
Mikel Arteta chosen Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Willian and Lacazette in assault, nevertheless the Gunners had been pinned once more for lots of the game.
Arsenal improved following the introduction of Dani Ceballos from the bench throughout the second half.
The Gunners have submitted two bids for Aouar throughout the remaining week, nevertheless Lyon are however to acquire a proposal that meets their asking price.
Wright has urged Arsenal to pay regardless of it takes to get the Frenchman, as he feels the defeat highlighted Arteta’s need for a ball-participant in midfield.
“It felt like a training recreation for Liverpool in respect of Arsenal had been saying you presumably can attempt to get out nevertheless we’ll press you,” Wright suggested Premier League Productions.
“You might even see that in Liverpool’s workforce all people can switch forward on account of Arsenal had been starting so deep nevertheless what was evident to me was that we didn’t have that particular person in midfield who was cozy adequate on the ball until Ceballos received right here on.
“(They want) Any person who they’ll transfer the ball to, who’s cozy to acquire it with anyone on his once more, who can pop it off, who can flip it not far-off.
“From there Arsenal can play nevertheless we’re in a position to’t do this in the imply time. That’s why it’s essential we get Aouar from Lyon.
“He’s anyone that will get on the ball and get the forwards going. You observed the chances that Ceballos made when he received right here on. that’s what Arsenal need.”
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