Black Stars mentor Charles Akonnor has urged Thomas Partey to snub Arsenal’s improvements and remain at Atletico Madrid.
The 27-yr-aged has been linked with a shift to Premier League club this summertime.
Arsenal have had two bids for the holding midfielder rejected by Atletico Madrid, but the Gunners continue being self-assured of landing their quantity one particular focus on.
“Honestly, I wouldn’t want him to shift to Arsenal because with Atletico, he will generally engage in Champions League football. His placement is assured and he will constantly play,” Akonnor explained in an job interview with Starr FM.
“With Arsenal, I’m not also guaranteed,” Akonnor reported just before remarking, “Arsenal fans will eliminate me [for saying he should not join the gunners].”
“I hope that and I’m confident cash troubles will occur in, but I hope that regardless of what he asks for, Atletico will be in a position to spend,” he concluded.
Partey has been a critical participant for Diego Simeone’s guys, considering the fact that breaking into the very first group in 2015. The club are desperate to continue to keep Partey, who has two decades to run on his present-day deal.
Partey is predicted to aspect for Atletico in Thursday’s evening Champions League quarter-closing clash in opposition to RB Leipzig in Lisbon.