In William Saliba, Kieran Tierney, Rob Holding and co, Arsenal may already have a ready-made defence
Is Arsenal’s new and improved defence already under their nose? After weeks of concern, there are positives for the Gunners if you look hard enough.
Arsenal bounced back from two straight defeats upon football’s restart with credible away victories at Southampton and Sheffield United, with some impressive defensive performances from Rob Holding and Kieran Tierney.
With William Saliba also hotly tipped to make an impact for Arsenal from next season following his £27m move from Saint-Etienne, and Hector Bellerin first-choice right-back, Mikel Arteta may not require the defensive overhaul some had assumed.
Arsenal have also secured David Luiz for another year, and completed the permanent signings of centre-back Pablo Mari and full-back Cedric Soares last week.
The Sky Sports Football Weekend Review podcast discuss Arsenal’s defensive options, along with the thoughts of Sky Sports pundit and former Arsenal striker Alan Smith…