After beating Stoke city at home, there is some bad news for Arsenal fans. If you believe reports in the Romanian media today, Arsenal’s north London rivals Tottenham are set to beat Arsenal to the signature of reported Arsenal target Ciprian Marica according to reports. The free agent Romanian was according to reports on his way to Arsenal but if the reports coming out from England today are anything to go back, the gunners have been beat to his signing by Spurs.
Marica was linked to Arsenal in the just concluded window after he was released by Schalke 04. Wenger was thought to be willing to sign the Romanian in order to brief up his fragile attack. The gunners currently have Olivier Giroud as the only experience striker as they battle with injuries to the likes of Podolski and Yaya Sanogo who are the only other strikers.
Aside Arsenal and Tottenham, they are also interest in the player from Inter Milan, West Ham, Getafe and a host of other clubs.