Patrick Vieira has named Arsenal’s Granit Xhaka, Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante and Liverpool’s Dabinho as his best midfielders in the Premier League.
Xhaka currently enjoying a renaissance in a more advanced position under Mikel Arteta at Arsenal and is the engine room the Gunners midfield.
He has played a key part in Arsenal’s flawless start to the new season.
Asked to picked the midfielders that remind him of himself, Patrick Vieira, who is the current Crystal Palace boss, said , ‘This is a really difficult one. What I will mention is maybe players that I really like,” as quoted by Metro
“I like Kante I think he is this kind of modern holding midfield player that can really go forward. I think he is this kind of box to box player who can be really dangerous going forward working really hard for the team as well.
“Xhaka at Arsenal, I think he is a team player. I think he is someone you might not even notice a lot or really mention in a match but he is doing really work from Liverpool and also Fabinho from Liverpool.”