Arsenal legend claims Liverpool transfer would not have helped Unai Emery beat Chelsea

Former Arsenal defender Lee Dixon says he believes that Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk would not make much difference to the Gunners’ defence at the moment.

It was another sorry night for Arsenal as they crashed to a 4-1 defeat against Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku last night, leaving the Gunners out of the Champions League for a third consecutive season.

After a goalless first half at the Olympic Stadium in Azerbaijan, the Blues ran riot with former Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud opening the scoring, before a goal from Pedro and a brace from Eden Hazard, either side of an Alex Iwobi strike for the Gunners.

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