Ray Parlour says he would ‘love’ Arsenal to signal Marcus Rashford (Photos: Getty)
Rashford is closing in on 300 appearances for his boyhood membership however is seriously questioning his future at Old Trafford for the first time after final weekend’s Manchester derby snub.
The 24-year-old was anticipated to steer the road for United within the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo and Edinson Cavani, however interim supervisor Ralf Rangnick as an alternative opted to start out Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes in superior positions.
Rashford was mentioned to be sad at Rangnick’s choice and contemplating his future altogether as he has solely began 9 Premier League video games this season.
Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid have been linked with moves for the forward and Parlour believes Arsenal ought to enter the switch race if it turns into obvious that he will likely be bought.
Gunners boss Mikel Arteta failed to sign a replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the January transfer window and Parlour says signing a brand new striker will likely be ‘very important’ for Arsenal in the summertime.
‘Marcus Rashford goes by a little bit of a foul spell however he’s a prime participant,’ Parlour informed talkSPORT.
Rashford was surprisingly benched for the Manchester derby (Image: Getty)
‘I’m positive a lot of golf equipment will likely be enquiring about Marcus Rashford if he was out there in the summertime.
‘Actually Arsenal, I might love him to return to Arsenal. That’s the place Arsenal want to take a look at this summer time, it’s very important for the membership.
‘It appears to be like like [Alexandre] Lacazette and [Eddie] Nketiah are heading out the door however I hope they preserve Lacazette for an additional yr.
‘He’s actually proven he cares concerning the membership and his effort has been glorious. He doesn’t rating sufficient targets however the link-up play has been glorious.
‘If Rashford’s out there – and I don’t assume he could be as a result of United could be mad to promote him – but when he’s out there then Arsenal would positively have an interest.’
Whereas Rashford has slipped down the pecking order at Previous Trafford, former Crimson Devils striker Dimitar Berbatov believes it is ‘too soon’ for the academy graduate to be thinking about a move away from Manchester.
He informed Betfair: ‘It was unusual that Marcus Rashford didn’t begin the Manchester derby, particularly with United lacking Cristiano Ronaldo and Edinson Cavani.
‘It’s comprehensible that Rashford desires to start out video games and, if he’s nonetheless not being picked by the tip of the season, I’d anticipate him to be contemplating his future on the membership.
‘However he must keep in mind that there will likely be one other supervisor in cost subsequent season and gamers who haven’t had a glance in beneath Rangnick will get one other probability.
‘So it’s a bit too quickly for Rashford to be occupied with leaving for an additional membership.’
Extra: Manchester United FC
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