The Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern are very excited by reports linking the club with a big January move. The Gunners failed to invest as much as most fans would have hoped over the summer, and that has certainly affected their form in the Premier League, but things could yet turn around.
According to the Evening Standard, Arsenal remain in the race for Monaco attacker Thomas Lemar, though it won’t be easy. Chelsea could apparently have the edge given their connection with Monaco director Michael Emenalo, and so Arsenal will have their work cut out to land the deal.
Rated at £27 million by Transfer Markt, Lemar would be a worthy investment. He’s a remarkable talent, offering pace, technique and quality in front of goal, and he could be just what Arsenal need this year.
It’s certainly looking set to be quite the race for him, but Arsenal simply have got to win the battle come January. Here are TWO reasons why…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!