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Manchester United deserve to win

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Former Arsenal striker stated that Manchester United deserved to win the FA Cup match against Arsenal. He said that the Manchester United players appear to be different players under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and that they deserved to win this game.

He said that the new Red Devils manager got his tactics right and played the players in the right position. He said that the tactics of Manchester United were quite clear. He knew that his team was not that good defensively and they played a counter-attacking game.


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Former Crystal Palace striker and England international has offered his own thoughts on the south London club’s current troubles in front of goal, admitting that the Eagles have to get their act together if they are to salvage anything from the ongoing season.

He spoke vehemently about the striking options available at the club, how they are limited and far from inspiring.

Ian Wright impressed with win

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Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright was happy with the way Arsenal managed to beat Newcastle United. He said that although it was not an easy game this shows that the team is gradually improving under new manager Unai Emery.

Ian Wright said that the first half was not a good one and that the team made some improvement in the second-half.

The former England international said that he was impressed by Torreira and that he believes that the midfielder should be starting every game. He said that he added some steel in the middle of the park and helped the team moved forward.

Ian Wright on Arsenal

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Former Arsenal and England forward Ian Wright believes that Arsenal can have a great season after the appointment of new manager Unai Emery. Indeed the latter will be succeeding Arsene…


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Premier League legend Ian Wright has blasted Tottenham Hotspur forward Dele Alli for making the middle finger gesture in England’s win over Slovakia.

The player was captured on TV while making the gesture.

The England international is set to be investigated for the move, FIFA confirmed. He could be banned for international games if found guilty.

Wright praised the form of the player for his club but he adds that he must be remain in check to help England on the pitch, not on the sidelines.

“If England are going to ruffle any feathers in Russia, we need a man with X Factor – and in Dele Alli we’ve got just that,” he wrote.

On the middle finger move, Wright adds: “When he was pictured flicking the finger at Wembley on Monday, maybe it wasn’t a nasty, malicious gesture. But it most definitely WAS naive and daft.”


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French star Alexandre Lacazette has been compared to a former Arsenal striker Ian Wright.

The former Lyon star had incredible scoring stats in the Ligue 1 but he remains underrated. The Emirates Stadium move is one that would help him establish international credence while helping the club with the much needed goals to excel in its title chase.

Arsenal paid a record £52 million for his services and he is expected to impress. Ian Wright was also a high scoring player during his days. Wright scored 185 goals, siting in second place in the club’s goalscoring chart behind Thierry Henry.

“I know about Ian Wright very well. I’ve never seen him play but if I am compared to him that is great. If I have a career where fans think of me like they do about Ian Wright then I’ll be very happy.

“I have arrived at a very special club, a very good club who are very organized. With the other players in the team, there are very high levels so it is a great opportunity for me to improve,” the player said.