Ray Parlour sends transfer message to Unai Emery after Arsenal suffer top-four blow

Ray Parlour sends transfer message to Unai Emery after Arsenal suffer top-four blow

first_img Metro Sport ReporterMonday 22 Apr 2019 11:50 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link127Shares Advertisement Ray Parlour sends transfer message to Unai Emery after Arsenal suffer top-four blow Arsenal manager Unai Emery (Picture: Getty)Ray Parlour believes his former club Arsenal need as big a makeover this summer as struggling Manchester United.The Gunners’ top-four hopes were dented on Sunday as they suffered a shock 3-2 defeat at home to Crystal Palace.Just hours earlier, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s United were beaten 4-0 by Everton as the Red Devils’ poor form continued.Much has been made of the job Solskjaer has in front of him, with United preparing to strengthen his squad substantially during the upcoming summer transfer window.ADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAnd Parlour says the same can be said of Arsenal manager Emery, who will aim to secure a number of signings this summer after a quiet January transfer window.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘This was always going to be a big test for Emery this season,’ Parlour told talkSPORT.‘I said at the start of the season if they get fourth place it would be a brilliant season for Arsenal.‘He’s still finding out his squad and the transfer window is going to be very interesting to see what he does, whether he moves any players out and brings more in.”The team selection was very, very strange but you can’t knock Emery.””Arsenal need as big a clear out as Man United.”@RealRomfordPele says Arsenal’s loss to #CPFC proves how much work needs to be done at the club.Do you expect #Arsenal to finish in the top 4 this season?🤔 pic.twitter.com/BBOwQY58Xy— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) April 22, 2019 Advertisementcenter_img Emery post-Palace: Today we lost a big opportunityTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 7:36FullscreenEmery post-Palace: Today we lost a big opportunityhttps://metro.co.uk/video/emery-post-palace-today-lost-big-opportunity-1909956/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘Arsenal have had a great record at the Emirates this year – they have only lost to Manchester City in the top six, have drawn with Liverpool and haven beat Man United, Spurs and Chelsea.‘So you would have fancied them, I didn’t see five goals in the game.‘The team selection was very strange. They’d just come off the Napoli win and you’re thinking, ‘let’s kick on now, there’s only four games left, play your strongest team’, but he didn’t.‘There were a few mistakes from the manager, but you can’t knock him because he’s done a wonderful job so far.’MORE: Mesut Ozil reacts to shock Crystal Palace defeat as Arsenal suffer blow in top-four race Comment ‘As much as Manchester United need a big clear out, Arsenal probably do as well.’Defeat to Crystal Palace, now safe for another Premier League campaign, ended a run of ten straight league home victories for Emery’s Arsenal.But Parlour refused to point the finger at Emery and said he deserves praise for his first season in north London.He added: ‘After seeing Manchester United and Spurs lose, it was a really good opportunity at home.last_img

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