Arsenal have sacrificed their attacking aptitude for defensive stability, Tony Cascarino has informed talkSPORT.
Mikel Arteta introduced in loads of reinforcements to bolster his defence throughout the summer time switch window.
Gabriel signed from Lille for £23.4million whereas Pablo Mari and Cedric Soares additionally made mortgage strikes everlasting.
Defensive midfielder Thomas Partey additionally joined on switch deadline day as they paid his £45million launch clause from Atletico Madrid.
Arsenal have the second greatest defensive report within the Premier League with simply six targets conceded in 5 video games. Nonetheless, they’ve solely scored eight targets.
Cascarino informed Weekend Sports activities Breakfast: “They’re a significantly better defending workforce than they have been. Clearly, you don’t wish to ever lose that however you don’t wish to hand over one thing offensively.
“I feel Arsenal have. In the best way they’re enjoying, they’ve barely taken away a number of the aptitude of Lacazette, Pepe, Nketiah, Aubameyang, all of these gamers in how they will have an effect on a recreation, that’s barely been taken away.”
Cascarino added: “Arteta is a coach who will all the time dissect the opposition to the umpteenth diploma and go together with a facet that’s ready to tackle, and is greatest suited to play towards them.”