Saha responded to Wright’s claims over Arteta (Picture: Getty/Stadium Astro)
Louis Saha disagreed with Ian Wright’s claim that Mikel Arteta would have Manchester United ‘challenging’ for the Premier League title if he was in charge instead of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Saha thinks it’s impossible to compare the job Arteta is doing at Arsenal to what Solskjaer is doing at Old Trafford and pointed out that the likes of Jose Mourinho and Louis van Gaal had failed to deliver the title during their spells as United manager.
Wright believes Solskjaer should be doing more with the players he has at his disposal.
Speaking on his podcast Wrighty’s House, he said: ‘Can I just say something, I’m just going to blast it in: If Arteta is managing Man United they are challenging.
‘Look at what Arteta has done in his time at Arsenal. We’re seeing coaching change, we’re seeing coaching on the field, we’re seeing impact. Look at Elneny, came out of the blue, found him and said, “He can do this for me, he can do that for me”. He’s making the parts work.
‘I’ve not seen in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s time up to this point something that says, “Okay I can see…