This is turning into the most arduous transfer window for Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger who has been forced to lift the lid on his striker target.
We have been linked with a move for Alexandre Lacazette, and the stories keep swinging from sublime success to near nervousness. Olympique Lyon earlier released an official statement that they rejected an offer from Arsenal – this has now led Wenger to turn his attention to out-of-favour Juventus wife, Mario Mandzukic.
The 30-year-old Croatian fell down the selection perking order for the Old lady after their broke the bank to secure the a deal for Seria A top scorer Gonzalo Higuain. The Croatian will not be satisfied playing from the bench.
Nonetheless, he remains one of Europe’s fierce goal scorers and will not only add depth to Arsenal but quality and competition for Oliver Giroud. The aforementioned Arsenal striker is currently the only striker for Arsenal and this portends danger to our title ambition.