It has been a torrid time for Arsene Wenger as of late, both here in this boozy Transfer Tavern and across the World of football, with pundits, punters and heavy drinkers slamming the Arsenal manager for his massive lack of activity in the transfer window this summer.
With many backing Arsenal to be close to challenging for the Premier League title after winning back to back FA Cup titles and ending their long trophy drought under Wenger.
However, with Manchester City, Chelsea and especially old rivals Manchester United being key players in the recent transfer market, it was expected Arsenal would bring in a marquee signing!
Despite Petr Cech arriving from the Blues, it was a wholly disappointing few months for Gunners fans and this has led to Paul Merson having a real rant!
Sky Sports are reporting that their pundit thinks Arsenal fans should feel cheated by Arsene Wenger’s lack of activity in the market, and specifically says they should have put a £75 million bid in for long term target Benzema!
What do you think Arsenal fans? Should you have signed someone else? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!