Harry Redknapp believes the north London derby will solely end a technique this weekend – a Tottenham victory – saying Spurs ‘have gone means in entrance’ of rivals Arsenal.
It will likely be unfamiliar territory for Arsenal as they make the quick journey to White Hart Lane on Sunday, with the Gunners clear underdogs on this newest white vs crimson grudge match.
There may be maybe the best gulf between the 2 golf equipment within the desk in current reminiscence, with Jose Mourinho’s males flying excessive on the Premier League summit, the place they high defending champions Liverpool on purpose distinction.
Arsenal, in the meantime, sit in lowly 14th place after a poor begin to the season that has seen Mikel Arteta’s facet decide up simply 4 wins from their opening ten video games.
Redknapp has persistently backed Spurs as shock contenders for the title this season, however only a few may have predicted this swing of energy.
And the previous Spurs boss, who tempted destiny on Friday’s talkSPORT Breakfast, believes it’s now clear north London is white… by a ways.
“Tottenham have gotten a great squad,” he informed Alan Brazil and Gunners legend Ray Parlour, who didn’t precisely argue with him.
“They’ve bought energy in depth, they’ve bought two internationals for each place, it’s a really totally different trying Tottenham squad and it’s very robust.
“I feel they’ve bought an actual likelihood [of winning the title].
“The 2 squads now, there’s no comparability, for me. I feel Tottenham have gone means in entrance of Arsenal as a staff.
“I feel Arsenal are the place I anticipated them to be, I feel they’ll end up within the high seven or eight, however nearly.
“Arteta has bought a protracted job on his fingers, I like him however it’s not a simple one, and I feel their staff is effectively quick.
“I’ve watched them over the previous few weeks and I wouldn’t examine them with Tottenham, I feel Tottenham shall be too robust for Arsenal.”