Ray Parlour makes massive Tottenham declare on Harry Kane and Son Heung-min after Arsenal derby win

Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour has revealed the distinction between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur is simply two gamers.

The Gunners have been on the improper finish of a 3-0 scoreline within the North London Derby on Thursday night time, failing to safe UEFA Champions League soccer on the night time and permitting Spurs to edge nearer to fourth place. A primary-half brace from Harry Kane was adopted up by a second-half strike from Son Heung-min to seal the win for the house facet.

Arsenal have been lowered to 10-men when Rob Holding was despatched off after simply half-hour, making the duty tougher for Mikel Arteta’s facet. The Spurs duo have been a serious motive for the membership’s up-turn this season following the sacking of Nuno Espirito Santo and arrival of Antonio Conte on the finish of final 12 months.

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Compared, Arsenal misplaced Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January and his in-house replacements Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah have struggled to duplicate the type of their bitter north London rivals for a lot of the second-half of the season. Nevertheless, Nketiah in latest weeks has impressed with 4 objectives in his final 5 video games

However the out-of-contract striker failed to search out the again of the online towards Spurs and Parlour stated that he is not of the extent of both of the Spurs duo – who may each begin for Liverpool and Manchester Metropolis.

“I wouldn’t say [Tottenham are] head and shoulders (above Arsenal),” Gunners legend Parlour stated on talkSPORT. “However with Kane and Son within the facet… I’m not being impolite however Nketiah, he’s accomplished so effectively in latest weeks, however he’s not a Son or a Kane is he? What number of groups do Son and Kane get in? They get in Man Metropolis’s, most likely, each of them. And Liverpool.”

Kane has 15 objectives in 35 league appearances, whereas Son has 21 in two video games much less. By comparability, Nketiah has 4 in 19 and his team-mate Lacazette has the identical quantity of objectives in 28 video games this season. Each Arsenal gamers are out of contract on the finish of this season.

The Gunners are subsequent in motion on Monday night time after they tackle Newcastle United at St James’ Park, whereas Spurs play 24 hours earlier than towards relegation threatened Burnley on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

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