Done Deal: Arsenal beat Barcelona to signing of talented striker

WengerThere’s a lot of talk in the Football Transfer Tavern today about a small but possibly significant victory for Arsenal fans over long term Spanish rivals Barcelona.

This victory is the signing of 16-year old star in the making, Donyell Malen, from Ajax. This news has been circulating the pub today after reports from the Metro and Daily Star are saying that Arsene Wenger has landed the young Dutch striker on a long term contract.

In a move that may not exactly fulfil the immediate desires of Gunners fans to have a world class striker leading the line next season, there is definitely reason to be positive, not least because they secured the youngster’s signature ahead of a host of other major clubs, including the Catalan outfit.

Some Arsenal punters by the fruity gave an opinion: “I like him a lot, only seem a few highlight videos but anything that comes out of Ajax academy turns to gold and I think we’ve done very well to get this one on the books so young.”

Gunners fans….. What do you reckon? Could he be the next Henry? Let us know if you like the sound of this one below!

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