Arsenal legend explains why club are not good enough to beat Spurs to top four

first_img“Arsenal have too much to do to bridge the gap, their defence is still the same as it was under Arsene Wenger in terms of giving away chances.“And Manchester United are dropping too many points and not looking convincing at the minute.”Arsenal’s 11-match winning streak came to an end with a 2-2 draw at Selhurst Park on Sunday.The Gunners remain unbeaten in their last 12, a run stretching back to August, ahead of Liverpool’s visit to the Emirates on Saturday. huge blow 2 Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions MONEY Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the joint-top scorer in the Premier League The fixtures have been kind to the Gunners during their impressive run of results, but Emery could silence the doubters with victory over a genuine title contender this weekend – live on talkSPORT.Merson, however, told talkSPORT he doesn’t fancy his former club’s chances against the Reds.He said: “When they come up against Tottenham and Liverpool, and especially Liverpool at the Emirates, I would be shocked if Liverpool didn’t win by three clear goals.“They will rip Arsenal to shreds.” 2 Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Former Arsenal star Paul Merson has predicted where the Gunners will finish in the Premier League this season – and it’s pretty pessimistic.Despite a positive start to life under Unai Emery, Merson still believes the Gunners will finish SIXTH, outside the top four and below bitter rivals Tottenham. RANKED According to the Sky Sports pundit, the same defensive frailties that existed under Arsene Wenger will eventually be Arsenal’s undoing.Merson said: “Manchester City are just a bit too good for Liverpool, and Chelsea are very reliant on [Eden] Hazard.“Tottenham might not have signed anyone in the summer, but they’ve only got to get into the top four and before Monday night it was their best start to a season. REVEALED Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Paul Merson’s top six prediction Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade 1. Manchester City2. Liverpool3. Chelsea4. Tottenham5. Manchester United6. Arsenal Latest Football News BEST OF ADVICE REVEALED Arsenal are looking strong under Emery no dice Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red cardlast_img read more

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