Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Jamie O’Hara has admitted he was impressed by Martin Odegaard performance in Arsenal Premier League London derby win over Spurs. It was 2-0 on Sunday night.
Mikel Arteta still leads the Gunners Their form continued with a 2-0 win over Spurs thanks to a Hugo Lloris own goal and Odegaard’s footsteps. Which kept them at the top of the table with a tear. 8 points away from Manchester City, the second-placed team.
Although O’Hara used to be a Spurs player before, he spoke about Arsenal’s form of play, especially commanding the Norwegian national team midfielder. And admitted that this footballer reminded him of Zinedine Zidane, a former French national team’s classic playmaker.
“Arsenal is above all of us. They tear us to shreds every time they go forward. Saka always causes problems and Odegaard is easy on the ball. He’s like Zidane. It’s amazing.
“He is a top player. And are showing good form at this time It was a really great goal, he got the ball and hit it perfectly on target. It was a great goal and it deserved for him in the minute as he played really, really great football.