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Arsenal legend Paul Merson ‘considered quitting Soccer Saturday’ after colleagues were axed

Arsenal legend Paul Merson ‘considered quitting Soccer Saturday’ after Matt Le Tissier, Charlie Nicholas and Phil Thompson were all axed by Sky Sports

  • Paul Merson considered quitting Soccer Saturday after colleagues were axed 
  • Sky sacked Matt Le Tissier, Charlie Nicholas and Phil Thompson this week 
  • Merson will remain on the show, with the new pundits yet to be announced

Paul Merson reportedly considered quitting Soccer Saturday after Matt Le Tissier, Charlie Nicholas and Phil Thompson were sacked.

Merson is the last man remaining from the four regular pundits on Sky Sports’ results show, with the departures of Le Tissier, Nicholas and Thompson having been announced on Wednesday.

As reported by The Times, former Arsenal and Aston Villa star Merson considered leaving the programme after discovering the news. 

Paul Merson reportedly considered quitting Soccer Saturday after he was told that Matt Le Tissier, Charlie Nicholas and Phil Thompson were all axed

On Thursday it was revealed that Scott Minto, who hosted Sky’s EFL coverage, is also leaving.

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