Arsenal have had some cracking defenders over the years.
Tony Adams was an absolute lion. Sol Campbell hardly ever got caught out at the back. Then you’ve got Martin Keown, Lee Dixon and Nigel Winterburn plus many more the list really could go on for a while.
We could mention Ashley Cole too, but our resident punters in the Transfer Tavern who are Arsenal inclined would really rather we didn’t.
Nevertheless, despite some of these great names marshalling the Gunners defence over the years, they have somewhat fallen off the wagon a bit recently when it comes to signing decent defensive players.
Arsene Wenger hasn’t bought many good ones over the last few years aside from Laurent Koscielny and maybe Shkodran Mustafi.
Our landlord can’t believe, in fact, some of the defenders to have played for Arsenal in the last ten years and thinks these three are the absolute worst…
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