Ex-Ghana FA spox Saanie Daara hails Thomas Partey for masterful performance in Arsenal’s win over Chelsea

Published on: 24 April 2024

Former Ghana Football Association Communications Director Ibrahim Saanie Daara has eulogized Ghana international Thomas Partey for his masterful performance for Arsenal in their game against Chelsea in the Premier League.

The former Atletico Madrid star was handed his first starting role for the Gunners since returning from injury and delivered a top-class performance to help Arsenal silence Chelsea in the London derby on Tuesday night.

Partey lasted 72 minutes as Arsenal recorded a 5-0 victory over the Blues to go three points clear at the top of the table.

After the game, the CAF senior media officer took to social media to eulogize the Ghanaian, saying he is one of the best midfielders in the Premier League if not the best .

“Thomas Partey leaves everyone speechless with this masterful performance against Chelsea. His impact is undeniable as he elevates Arsenal to new heights when he plays. Without doubt, Partey is one of the best midfielders in the EPL if not the best”

Partey has been limited to ten Premier League appearances this season due to injury setbacks.

He is expected to start for Arsenal on Sunday in the North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.