‘Why are Arsenal signing Suarez? We need more defenders’, says Seaman

first_imgSuarez, who played under Unai Emery during a loan spell at Sevilla, is a versatile midfielder who can play in the middle or on either flank.But Seaman is perplexed why the club are looking to add the Barcelona man to their ranks instead of strengthening where they really need it – at the back.Emery has been praised for his work in transforming Arsenal into a fearsome attacking force once again this season, but he has done little to improve his defence, although has hasn’t been helped by injuries to key players.The Gunners’ defensive ranks have been decimated by injury this season, with Rob Holding, Hector Bellerin, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Laurent Koscielny all currently on the sidelines. moving on Arsenal legend David Seaman doesn’t understand why the club are signing Barcelona’s Denis Suarez, telling talkSPORT: “We don’t need midfielders, we need defenders!”The Gunners are on the verge of completing a loan deal for the 25-year-old, with the option to make his move permanent in the summer. REVEALED Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer “We don’t need midfielders! We need defenders!””The defence hasn’t got any better this season.”🤷‍♂️ @TheDavidSeaman doesn’t understand why #Arsenal are signing Barca midfielder Denis Suarez.Is David right? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/GANeBemjR7— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 30, 2019 Speaking on Wednesday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast, former goalkeeper Seaman said: “We don’t need midfielders, we need defenders.“We’ve got big injuries to quite a few of them already, we need good defenders coming in.“Emery knows him [Suarez] and likes what he sees, but for me we’re crying out for defenders.“We’re great going forward, but what’s happening with the defence? It’s just not got any better all season.“At the moment it’s not working. It’s frustrating.” LATEST 1 IN DEMAND Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star RANKED targets TRANSFER LATEST ON TALKSPORT.COM Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti targets Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father LIVING THE DREAM Arsenal are set to land Denis Suarez on loan this month Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ last_img

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