Ex-Arsenal star, Paul Merson, has named Thomas Partey because the “primary” signing made by any Premier League membership over the summer season.
Partey joined the Gunners from Atlético Madrid after they triggered his £45 million launch clause.
The Ghanaian impressed on his debut – a 2-1 Europa League win over Speedy Vienna and produced a wonderful midfield show as they beat Manchester United in his second Premier League begin.
Whereas Merson refused to get carried away by the victory at Previous Trafford, he heaped reward on Partey for his “huge” show.
“They beat a very, terribly poor Manchester United crew on the day. They’ve completed a job, we’ve seen them lose these video games over the past 5 – 6 years.
“However I believe Partey’s an enormous, huge distinction. I imply, what a signing.
“If you discuss signings in the summertime, he’s received to be primary. I can not imagine, with out being horrible right here, that Arsenal received him,” Merson mentioned on Sky Sports activities.