Whilst the North-London club have been said to be interested in signing frontman Gonzalo Higuain, it is the potential move of Karim Benzema from Madrid to the Emirates that has dictated the back page headlines almost every day this summer!
Now, the Express are reporting the Frenchman is expected to sign either today or sometime this weekend, with Emanuele Giulianelli, a respected Italian Journalist claiming an Arsenal contingent are in the Spanish capital currently.
With many Gunners fans feeling the club have never properly replaced the likes of Theirry Henry or Robin Van Persie since their respective departures – the prospect of Benzema joining has really got the lads in the Tavern rowdy!
Arsenal fans….. What do you make of this? Is Karim Benzema on the brink of signing? Let us know your thoughts below!