Tag: Ray Parlour

Ray Parlour: Ozil needs time

Ray Parlour: Ozil needs time

| September 15, 2014 | 4 Comments

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has urged fans to give German World Cup winner Mesut Ozil more time to succeed at the club after another average performance against Manchester City. The 25 year old has started the season slowly after disappointing for most of last season and has been criticised by fans again after another poor display. The midfielder failed to […]

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[Transfer Latest] Parlour: Arsenal must sign Edinson Cavani, Reus bid rejected

[Transfer Latest] Parlour: Arsenal must sign Edinson Cavani, Reus bid rejected

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Former Gunner Ray Parlour believes Arsenal need to sign Edinson Cavani and William Carvalho today in order to rectify the gaping holes in the squad. Arsenal are yet to sign anyone today despite Arsene Wenger’s repeated comments of being ‘very active’ in the market. With five hours to go it is not looking promising for the Gunners. Wenger […]

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Ray Parlour: Remy is probably the Gunners only option now

Ray Parlour: Remy is probably the Gunners only option now

| August 30, 2014 | 4 Comments

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has urged Arsene Wenger to sign Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy before next week’s transfer deadline. The Gunners are on the lookout for reinforcements up front after it emerged that Olivier Giroud will be out of action until December due to a broken leg. Remy, who was close to a move to Liverpool this summer […]

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Ray Parlour: Kostas Manolas would be a great signing for Arsenal

Ray Parlour: Kostas Manolas would be a great signing for Arsenal

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour believes Olympiakos defender Kostas Manolas would be an ideal signing for the Gunners. The North London club are in desperate need of a centre-back, as they only have Laurent Koscielny and Per Mertesacker as senior options following the £15 million sale of Thomas Vermaelen to Barcelona. The Greek international emerged as a potential […]

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Parlour: Ramsey can be the next world-class Steven Gerrard

Parlour: Ramsey can be the next world-class Steven Gerrard

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has praised injured midfielder Aaron Ramsey, comparing him to Liverpool veteran star Steven Gerrard. Ramsey, 23, is currently sidelined with a persistent thigh injury, but prior to Christmas he was the most in-form midfielder in England. His work rate was exceptional while he scored some stunning goals, totaling a career high […]

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Parlour: Arsenal have a fantastic chance of ending trophy drought

Parlour: Arsenal have a fantastic chance of ending trophy drought

| March 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour believes the Gunners have what it takes to end their 9-year drought by winning the FA Cup this season. The Gunners booked their place in the semi-finals of the competition with a comprehensive 4-1 victory over Everton at Emirates Stadium on Saturday, and are now hot favourites with Wigan knocking out Manchester City. […]

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Parlour hails Flamini’s importance

Parlour hails Flamini’s importance

| October 15, 2013 | 4 Comments

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour believes Mathieu Flamini has added a vital ingredient to the Gunners midfield this season. The 29-year-old midfielder has been a regular in the Gunners first team this season, helping Arsene Wenger’s men top the Premier League table after seven games. When Flamini was re-signed earlier in the summer many eyebrows were raised. However a […]

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Ray Parlour : Marouane Fellaini can be the new Vieira

Ray Parlour : Marouane Fellaini can be the new Vieira

| June 25, 2013 | 13 Comments

Arsenal are reportedly willing to meet Fellaini’s buy-out clause, which is somewhere in the region of £23 million. Although it’s yet unclear if they will try to negotiate a lower fee, or how much competition they will face, with Manchester United also keeping an eye on the Belgian International. Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour believes […]

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Parlour: Wenger must clear the deadwood

Parlour: Wenger must clear the deadwood

| December 14, 2012 | 14 Comments

Former Gunners winger Ray Parlour believes his past manager Arsene Wenger must sell the fringe players that are devouring a huge amount of wages if they want to move forward. With Wenger under intense pressure at present after a serious of losses including the humiliating quarter final exit of the Capital One Cup at the […]

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Parlour: Wenger should swap RvP for Dzeko

Parlour: Wenger should swap RvP for Dzeko

| July 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

Gunners legend Ray Parlour believes his former side should attempt to bring in Edin Dzeko as part of the inevitable sale of Robin van Persie to Manchester City. The wantaway Dutch striker has signaled his intentions to leave the club where he has spent the past eight years, despite only completing one full season due […]

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Parlour: Arsenal must keep Van Persie at all costs!

Parlour: Arsenal must keep Van Persie at all costs!

| March 13, 2012 | 2 Comments

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour is adament that Arsenal must keep Dutchman Robin van Persie at the Emirates, even if it means they need to break the bank to keep him. Admittedly Arsenal have been relying on the Dutchman to score a bulk of their goals where he has scored 26 Premier League goals this season and […]

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