Jamie Carragher rips into Arsenal duo after Manchester City defeat

first_imgCarragher believes Mustafi has never been good enough for Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Emery challenged his players to bounce back from the defeat when they travel to Huddersfield next weekend.‘They showed their superiority in 90 minutes,’ the Spaniard said after Arsenal’s defeat.‘They held their level in 90 minutes and our level in the second half was worse than the first.‘Our challenge now is the next week, continue to work and improve, and think how we can work and be better.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesOn Arsenal’s top-four hopes: ‘After losing 3-1 it’s not easy to say that, but know we need big help.’MORE: Manchester City star Sergio Aguero speaks out on handball goal in win over Arsenal Comment Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterSunday 3 Feb 2019 7:02 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1kShares Jamie Carragher slams Shkodran Mustafi after Arsenal’s defeat to Manchester City Shkodran Mustafi struggled against Manchester City and was forced off with ten minutes remaining (Picture: Getty)Jamie Carragher slammed Shkodran Mustafi after Arsenal’s 3-1 defeat to Manchester City, claiming that the centre-back has ‘never been good enough since the day he walked in the door’.Arsenal were stunned as Sergio Aguero broke the deadlock in the opening minute but Laurent Koscielny dragged Unai Emery’s men back into the game, capitalising on some poor City defending to head home from a corner.However, the Gunners failed to test Ederson after Koscielny’s equaliser and Aguero scored either side of the of the break to seal a comfortable win for Pep Guardiola’s champions.City targeted the right side of Arsenal’s defence throughout the match, sensing a weakness in the combination of Mustafi and Stephan Lichtsteiner.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CitySpeaking after City’s win, Liverpool legend Carragher told Sky Sports: ‘That’s not just today. Lichtsteiner is not good enough. Maybe you could argue because of his age.‘But the fellow next to him, Mustafi, has never been good enough since the day he walked in the door and that’s the reason why all the goals come down there.‘To see Arsenal defend like that, there’s a big job there for Unai Emery to do.’ Advertisementlast_img

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