Rather oddly for the Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern, their club have been oddly active in the transfer market late on into the summer.
After months and months of inactivity, the North London giants have finally confirmed the arrival of a lethal hitman. It’s enough to make the North London order the champagne on ice.
As confirmed by their official website, the Gunners have welcomed Deportivo La Coruna forward Lucas Perez to the club.
After notching 17 goals in La Liga last term, the Spanish ace will be expected to pick up the slack when Olivier Giroud goes through one of his notorious dry spells.
4 days ago, La Liga expert Guillem Balague added his insight over the former Atletico Madrid youngster, expecting him to be a top signing for the Premier League titans.
— Sky Sports LaLiga (@SkyRevista) August 26, 2016
Coupled with the expected signing of Shkodran Mustafi, Arsene Wenger has finally got the fans in the Tavern back on side as he plots what could be one final title tilt for a club where he has become a legend.
“He’s not only a goalscorer, he’s a guy who combines well with partners, who can give a final ball and makes good runs. He’s got a good eye for goal and had an outstanding season last year”, the 66-year-old French coach told the official site.
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