Gary Neville and Paul Merson identify 'problem' player in Arsenal loss to Aston Villa

Gary Neville working as a pundit during Manchester United's Premier League game against Liverpool in April 2024.
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Gary Neville and Paul Merson have agreed on one "problem" player for Arsenal in the Gunners' 2-0 defeat at home to Aston Villa on Sunday.

Arsenal missed the chance to return to the top of the Premier League with a loss to Villa and the Gunners' former manager Unai Emery, which leaves last season's champions two points clear as Liverpool were also beaten by Crystal Palace earlier on Sunday.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.