Saliba Arsenal’s sensational centre-back?
Could William Saliba yet have a future at Arsenal? One of his opponents, certainly thinks so.
Former Gunners striker Stephy Mavididi was staunch in his praise of the young Frenchman, comparing him to the very best defenders in Ligue 1.
“”That guy’s a player. He’s hands down one of the best defenders in the league, hands down,” he told LiveScore. “I think he’ll walk back into the Arsenal team next season. When I played against him I thought ‘How is this guy not playing at Arsenal?!’
“He’s one of the best centre-backs I’ve faced. Everyone can talk about Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Jerome Boateng, but he’s up there. He’s the one that surprised me the most.”
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