Ian Wright ‘gutted’ Troy Parrott only got a three minute cameo in Spurs v Wolves

first_imgARSENAL legend Ian Wright says he was ‘gutted’ for Troy Parrott after the Ireland ace only received a brief cameo for Tottenham on Sunday.The 18 year old came on for his second Premier League appearance in the dying moments of Spurs’ 3-2 loss against Wolves.1 Parrott was brought in during Spurs’ defeat to WolvesCredit: PA:Press AssociationBut former England star Wright believes Parrott should have been given more time to make an impact on the game.He said on Match of the Day 2: “I was just a little bit confused, they need a striker you can see in some of the games when I was watching Spurs that they need a striker.”But I would say put Parrott on, I don’t know what three minutes is going to do for him.”If he’s on the bench then give him twenty minutes, let’s see what he’s about.NOT READY”Let’s see if he can link the play, hold it so Spurs can play in a different type of way.”But he only got three minutes. I was gutted for him.”Spurs boss Jose Mourinho said after the game that Parrott was still not ready to have a more featured role in the first team despite bringing him on on Sunday.He said: “He’s not ready. He’s a good kid we want to help, not only on the pitch but off it.”He’s a kid who’s going to have real opportunity but when we decide it’s right. He was on the bench because Lamela said he was not ready.MOST READ IN SPORTTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battle’I ACCEPT’McGregor accepts Silva fight at UFC catchweight of 176lbs in huge super-fightTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedA CUT ABOVEMike Tyson shows two-inch cut ‘picked up in training’ ahead of boxing returnPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless'”He was on the bench so for the last five minutes we brought him on to give some more space for Dele.”There was some good news for Ireland fans from that game though as Wolves ace Matt Doherty found the net as they came from behind twice to snatch a huge win.However elsewhere there was a real blow for Mick McCarthy’s side when captain Seamus Coleman went off injured in the first half for Everton with a ‘muscle injury’.last_img read more