The Arsenal fans in the Transfer Tavern have heard this story one too many times before…
There is a definite need for change at Arsenal. The Gunners have seriously struggled this season, and look likely to miss out on a top-four finish – having fallen behind amidst the rising quality 0f the Premier League.
Indeed, it seems clear that the Gunners are several players short of being able to compete – and if Arsene Wenger is to be believed, it could have all been so different.
Speaking to beIN Sports, the Frenchman has revealed that Arsenal tried to sign Kylian Mbappe, a player that is attracting much of Europe at present, last season. Of course, Mbappe has enjoyed a breakout season this year – having been prolific for Monaco.
See that interview below…
— beIN SPORTS (@beINSPORTS) May 3, 2017
Unsurprisingly, this statement has generated a bit of anger amongst the Arsenal fans in the Football Transfer Tavern, with many questioning why the Frenchman wasn’t able to get the deal done. Indeed, fans on Reddit have taken a very similar stance – with many harping back to all the other players that Arsenal have supposedly been close to signing in recent years…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!