Arsenal's Eboue: Song just like Makelele

Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has likened teammate Alex Song to former Chelsea star Claude Makelele.

Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has likened teammate Alex Song to former Chelsea star Claude Makelele.

Eboue can see Song mastering the Makelele role in front of the back four that the Frenchman perfected for Chelsea under Jose Mourinho.

He said: "He can be like Makelele now that he has his chance to play.

"He has shown the supporters what he can do and they have started to believe in him."

 
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