LONDON – Midfielder Queens Park Rangers (QPR), Joey Barton suggested Arsenal bring John Stones, in the winter transfer market this January. He denounces Everton defender was perfectly suited to the style of play adopted by Arsene Wenger.
Throughout this season rolling, the defense has become the weakest point owned by Arsenal. This is evident from the 25 goals that have been lodged against the Gunners until ke- week 21 Premier League this season.
Looking at it, make Barton also commented on the poor performances of the Arsenal back line. The 32-year-old gives advice to Arsenal in order to bring the Stones from Everton in January.
“For the umpteenth time I say that Arsenal desperately need a figure defender class today. Therefore, from the list of players to survive that owned them, no one is able to show good performances this season, “said Barton, as reported Sportmole, Monday (01/12/2015).
“And I think John Stones would be the most appropriate solution to the problem Arsenal. He (Stones) is a very good defensive player, and be able to afford to help the attacker. He will be an excellent fit with the style of play adopted by Wenger, “he concluded.