Some very exciting gossip doing the rounds here inside a very tipsy Transfer Tavern today!
It has been a rumour that has refused to go away this summer – the potential transfer of French star striker Karim Benzema from Real Madrid to Arsenal.
In what has turned into a real will he, won’t he sort of transfer saga, the French man has kept the Arsenal fans on their toes with cryptic posts on social media and a flurry of mixed signals.
Today, however, the Gunners fans look like they may be out of their misery soon enough – after what has probably been just talk for most of the summer, the Telegraph are today reporting that the Galactico forward is officially ready to consider a move to North London.
The 27-year old, who has managed to score an impressive 133 goals since his move from Lyon, has always remained in the shadow of the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, despite being a regular first team player.
Will this motivate him to move to Arsenal? Will this finally happen? What do you think Gunners? Let us know below!