Arsenal legend Michael Thomas has mentioned potential midfield switch targets for his outdated membership, and named Aston Villa teenager Jacob Ramsey as a participant he’s an enormous fan of.
The 20-year-old has change into an more and more essential participant for Villa in current occasions, and really seems like a participant with a really vibrant profession forward of him.
Talking completely to CaughtOffside, former Arsenal midfielder Thomas named Ramsey as one of many midfielders he’d wish to see the Gunners signal, while additionally mentioning the likes of Yves Bissouma and Renato Sanches as higher choices than Juventus ace Arthur Melo.
“I wasn’t satisfied about Arthur coming to Arsenal,” Thomas mentioned. “I see him as a extremely good ball participant, however he doesn’t possess the bodily attributes to get across the pitch to enrich that capability.
“I might have a lot somewhat seen us go in for Yves Bissouma or Renato Sanches. These are two gamers with superb engines and may undoubtedly play on the highest stage.
“One participant I’ve been actually impressed with is Jacob Ramsey from Aston Villa. I feel he has no less than one other 12 months there, however would like to see him be a part of Arsenal.
“Going ahead for the remainder of the season I feel one of the best partnership is a Partey and Xhaka pivot, nevertheless they as senior gamers should be on prime of their sport and assist the staff massively in direction of their targets.”
Thomas additionally responded to questions about Bukayo Saka’s future, with the England worldwide set to be out of contract in 2023 and more likely to be attracting curiosity from greater golf equipment.
It appears Thomas isn’t overly involved, nevertheless, as he thinks Arsenal are shifting in the appropriate route and may persuade Saka to commit his finest years to them.
“Saka is an amazing footballer and younger man. He has all of the expertise and humility to change into one of many world’s finest,” Thomas mentioned.
“If Arsenal aren’t performing and matching this ambition then there’ll all the time be hyperlinks to different golf equipment who’re doing higher at any given second.
“I do nevertheless suppose Arsenal are shifting in the appropriate route and he’s a serious a part of that so he ought to keep as we as followers all hope.”