“He only has a year left on his contract and maybe Leicester City will want to cash in now rather than risk losing him on a free next year. There’s always questions about how long Xhaka will stay at Arsenal and I think Tielemans would be an excellent long-term replacement.
“He’s great on the ball and he can pick a killer pass. Tielemans would be an amazing addition to practically any midfield in the Premier League.”
Ray Parlour was speaking to the Design Museum to celebrate the launch of its new exhibition, Football: Designing the Beautiful Game, on Friday 8th April. Tickets are available to purchase from today: designmuseum.org/designingfootball
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