With the Telegraph now reporting Alexandre Lacazette is being linked with Arsenal, the Gunners fans in the Transfer Tavern are getting excited at a rumour that seems to be gathering pace.
The Gunners go into 2016/17 on the back of a second place finish last season, eventually overtaking arch rivals Tottenham on the final day. It was a season that started full of hope as the Emirates faithful saw an opportunity to take the Premier League title open up.
Chelsea’s title defence fell apart whilst Manchester United and Manchester City underwhelmed – it seemed the Gunners had it all going their way before they themselves let Leicester City in to secure the most unlikely of championship victories.
It was a season that highlighted Arsenal’s weaknesses again, one of which the lack of striking options, as well as how close Spurs were getting to being the top side in north London and these combined have got our landlord thinking.
If Arsenal want to address these issues Lacazette could be the answer and here are FOUR reasons why…
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