Whilst most of the Arsenal fans here in the Transfer Tavern are looking ahead to a transfer window where they expect Arsene Wenger to strengthen, some are also eager to see those players in the squad finally nail-down a place in the first team.
One of those players is Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
The young Englishman has endured a roller-coaster time at Arsenal since moving to the capital from Southampton.
Following in the footsteps of Theo Walcott it was hoped that ‘The Ox’ would go on to be one of the key Gunners players given his huge potential on display with the Saints.
At times he’s done so too, he’s quick and clearly has an eye for a pass but what’s hampered him most is his injury record. You’d like to think if he could get over his injury woes he’d be pushing for a starting berth and it seems that his club think so too.
It’s up for debate how much longer the Gunners will wait for the ex-Southampton prodigy but for the time being they’re going too and our landlord thinks this is a good idea. Here are FIVE reasons why…
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