English broadcaster, Piers Morgan has described Thomas Partey as the real deal following the midfielder’s outstanding performance for Arsenal against Rapid Vienna on Thursday night.
The Ghana international marked his full debut for the Londoners yesterday when the team posted a 2-1 win against the Austrian side in a Group B encounter of the Uefa Europa League.
Lasting the entire duration of the match, Thomas Partey finished with a high rating of 7.6 from top statistics providers and Modernghana Sports partners SofaScore.
Giving his assessment of the performance of the midfielder, English television personality Piers Morgan has noted that Arsenal has finally found its replacement of the legendary Patrick Viera.
“Partey's the real deal - strong, quick, silky smooth, commanding. It's taken 15 years, but we've finally found a replacement for Patrick Viera”, Piers Morgan posted on his Twitter page after the Rapid Vienna game.
Due to Thomas Partey’s masterclass performance last night, he ended up winning the ‘Man of the Match’ award.
His manager Mikel Arteta believes there is more to come from the former Atletico midfielder.