With the Transfer Tavern full of London locals, it’s not hard to find two sets of punters in raucous debate over a target linked with one or two capital counterparts.
While Arsenal’s links with Gonzalo Higuain are becoming a borderline obsession, the Gunners have been rocked by their upwardly mobile neighbours in the Big Smoke.
According to Italian outlet CalcioMercato, West Ham are plotting an audacious move for the 28-year old Napoli forward, as they bid to draft in a marquee signing ahead of their seismic move to the Olympic Stadium.
Attempts to land Alexandre Lacazette and Michy Batshuayi have proved frustrating for the Irons, who appear to hell-bent on drafting in a hugely expensive striker.
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