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Arsenal legend Ian Wright urges Mikel Arteta to start Reiss Nelson instead of Willian vs Tottenham

Arsenal legend Ian Wright urges Mikel Arteta to start Reiss Nelson instead of ‘negative’ Willian in derby against Tottenham as Gunners boss looks to liven up his faltering attack

  • Arsenal head into the North London derby against Tottenham in dismal form
  • The Gunners have lost five of their opening 10 Premier League matches this term
  • Willian is one of many stars under-performing at Arsenal under Mikel Arteta
  • Ian Wright has called on Arteta to give Reiss Nelson a go from the start¬†

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has called on Mikel Arteta to place his trust in Reiss Nelson from the start against Tottenham instead of Willian on the right flank.

The Gunners head into Sunday’s eagerly-anticipated North London derby in dismal form – having lost five of their opening 10 Premier League matches, most recently the 2-1 defeat against Wolves.

Many Arsenal stars, especially in attack, are under-performing under Arteta and Brazilian winger Willian – who signed on a free deal from Chelsea in the summer – has come under plenty of scrutiny for his below par displays.

Ian…