The ever churning nature of the transfer rumour mill tends to throw up the odd bizarre bit of news for even the most seasoned drinkers in the Transfer Tavern.
Especially if you happen to be an Arsenal fan, considering their relative inactivity the summer sales.
They claim that the North London giants are ‘genuinely interested’ in the former Manchester United ace, though the Baggies’ reported £20m asking price could prove too much.
— B/R Football (@brfootball) August 9, 2016
With Per Mertesacker and Gabriel injured, Arsene Wenger has the usual defensive injury crisis to contend with heading into perhaps his most important campaign.
Only Rob Holding and Calum Chambers are fit in central defensive berths for the game against Liverpool, with the club also linked with World Cup winner Shkodran Mustafi.
Arsenal fans, would Evans be the most underwhelming signing you could have feared this summer? Let us know below…
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