You always get the feeling with different clubs that some are more determined to look after youngsters than others and certainly, Arsenal like to do that more than most.
The Gunners have got one of the best academies around but whilst a lot can be said for that there does seem to be a bit of a disconnect between the first team and the younger levels.
Indeed, looking at Arsenal’s regular line-up there’s very few products of the academy in the side and so whilst they’re given the very best treatment during their time with the club, ultimately, they are let down when it comes to the crunch.
It’s something our resident Gunners fans here in the Transfer Tavern want the club to start addressing quickly but our landlord reckons it’ll be too late for these two youngsters who, in all honesty, won’t make it for the club…
Here’s a closer look at two who just won’t make the grade.
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