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Arsenal: Fans lash out at Arsene Wenger after David Villa makes transfer claim

Arsenal: Fans lash out at Arsene Wenger after David Villa makes transfer claim

Over the years, Arsenal have tried and failed to sign a number of players, from Didier Drogba to Cristiano Ronaldo, some of football’s best players have been close to joining the Gunners. David Villa can now be added to that list after the Spain international came out and revealed he too was close to wearing the famous red and white.

In an interview with BBC’s Spanish football expert Guillem Balague, the former Barcelona forward, now 38, confirmed that he was ‘90% certain’ he would moveg to north London in 2013. Arsene Wenger then confirmed at the time that the Catalan giants didn’t want to sell the player and a move collapsed. However, Villa would go on to move to Atletico Madrid just six months later, where he would win La Liga and reach the Champions League final in 2014.

After Spain’s record goalscorer came out and confirmed he was close to joining, some Arsenal fans took to Twitter to lash out at their legendary manager. Here are some of the replies:

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