Usually, you’ll find the Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern drowning their sorrows after another failed pursuit of a big name, though reports from CalcioMercato have them all dancing on the tables in delirious delight.
Despite the annual links to Gonzalo Higuain, they claim that the North London giants are expected to bid for AC Milan forward Carlos Bacca within HOURS, in a move that will rock London rivals West Ham.
The Irons have been strongly linked with the lethal Colombian over recent weeks, though the 29-year old is understood to have stalled on a move to East London.
Having missed out on Leicester City sensation Jamie Vardy, Gunners chief Arsene Wenger is believed to have switched his attentions to the former Sevilla man, in an effort to introduce more firepower into his ailing attacking ranks.
Interestingly, Napoli are also reported to be interested in the South American, as star man Higuain continues to be linked with both Arsenal and Juventus.
Where would Bacca fit in better – Arsenal or West Ham? Is he the right man to lead the line at the Emirates? Let us know below….
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