The Arsenal fans drinking in the Tavern tonight can’t wait for their season to get underway so they can see their new man in action.
In Alexandre Lacazette, our landlord reckons Arsenal have their best striker since Thierry Henry’s departure to Barcelona back in 2007.
The French international has been one of the most dominating strikers in Europe since he burst onto the scene back in the 2009/10 season for Lyon.
Arsenal have been missing a striker who can bag them 25 plus goals a season and now it is looking like they finally have that again.
It is a bit late to be discussing whether or not Lacazette might be a good signing for Arsenal but the 26-year-old’s ability has never been called into question before and given a few starts in the Premier League, no one doubts Lacazette will be able to pay back the money the Gunners paid for him.
With that being said, here are three stats that perfectly prove why Lacazette is an amazing signing for Arsenal.