Charlie Nicholas reckons David Ospina deserves to start for Arsenal in the Champions League
This decision to start the back-up goalkeeper has come under criticism, but Nicholas reckons Arsene Wenger is making the right call as he feels Cech's form has dipped recently.
Nicholas reckons Petr Cech's form has been a bit 'iffy' recently
“I was as thrilled as anybody when Arsenal signed Petr Cech. He was a top class goalkeeper,” Nicholas told talkSPORT.
“For me he’s starting to look a little bit iffy, he’s not quite as agile as what I have seen before.
Nicholas insists Arsene Wenger has made the right decision to start Ospina against Bayern Munich
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“He doesn’t really come for the crosses when Arsenal are not good at defending crosses.
“So I don’t really have an issue with that [bringing in Ospina]. I think that’s just the way it’s always been planned.
“If Ospina plays really well tonight I would be tempted to think that Wenger might say well maybe it is time to give him a run.”