Tottenham and England legend bigs up Arsenal via Twitter

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Match of the Day host clearly feels former rivals are now a force to be reckoned with.

Gary Lineker is famous for scoring goals in both the white of Tottenham and the white of England.

He also turned out for Leicester City and Everton in a stellar career, and continues to demonstrate subtle preference for each of his former teams. 

But even the former Spurs striker is joining the growing band wagon lavishing praise on Arsenal's Premier League and Champions League form.

England's second highest goalscorer tweeted the following just after Arsenal's impressive 2-0 win over Marseille: 

Whether your average Spurs fan agrees with Lineker's comments is another question altogether, but admiration can be begrudging too.

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