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Arsenal is average without Partey, says Adams

Mon 23 November 2020 | 11:55

Arsenal could not get more than one point against Leeds United. They are currently sitting in the 11th position in the Premier League.

Thomas Partey



’s latest signing in the summer transfer window was injured in the match against

Aston Villa

and he could not play against

Leeds United

. Elneny also was tested positive and missed the match.


managed to get only one point against newly promoted

Leeds United

while Pepe’s red card made them play with 10 men.

Tony Adams

, former


defender says that


looked average without


and they missed him the most in the central midfield position. telling Stadium Astro: “We really missed Partey. Against

Man United

, we had some quality and stature in that central midfield area.

"It gave other players license to go and play. We didn’t have that, we looked very average.

“It was an in-between performance of


, where we actually were destroyed on the full-backs and the United game where we did amazing. We are inconsistent.”

“I think


has been another inclusion that has been brilliant, but I question

[Emi] Martinez

– the goalkeeper – that we let go. Recruitment is so important.

“We have got another player like Patrick [Vieira]. He was a legend and Partey might go on to be that, he is so impressive. It’s the first time in a long time that I have got excited about Arsenal recruitment.”


source: SportMob