PAUL MERSON gave a brutal verdict on Tottenham Hotspur – leaving Arsenal followers in stitches.
The previous Gunners midfielder was talking about Spurs on Soccer Saturday forward of their showdown with Manchester Metropolis.
Merson performed greater than 400 video games for Arsenal and gained two League titles however has not been within the good books of the Gunners currently, after continued criticism of the membership.
However the 50-year-old may have gained again plenty of followers due to a superb barb aimed toward Arsenal’s greatest rivals.
Host Jeff Stelling requested: “Is it pretty much as good because it will get for Spurs?
“Within the sense that, there’s no cash, there’s no cash within the foreseeable future with the stadium prices, they nonetheless have not obtained a date for the stadium.
“There are clearly going to be query marks about a few of their extra proficient gamers, as there all the time are.
“Is that this, probably, the peak of their success?”
Merson’s dead-pan response was easy however massively efficient, answering: “What success?”
Followers on social media liked it.
zPnkr on Reddit stated: “Spot on. They’ve had zero success”.
To which candinos jokingly replied: “Hey now. They have been just a little profitable over the previous couple of years of placing the stress on.”
One other fan, rev2Arsenal, stated Merson’s remark “simply made my day”, whereas different followers merely put plenty of laughing faces.
BlueBlood9 stated: “Mers is a clown and repeatedly spews ridiculous issues, however gotta agree with him right here.
“Nonetheless do not perceive why the media love Liverpool and Spurs after they have but to win jack s***.”
Spurs misplaced a key conflict with Manchester Metropolis on Monday on a horrible Wembley pitch.
Riyad Mahrez scored the one purpose of the sport after simply six minutes.
Mauricio Pochettino’s males at the moment are some extent behind rivals Arsenal and 5 factors behind leaders Metropolis.