BBC’s minute by minute update they accidentally claimed England striker Jamie Vardy is already an Arsenal player when England v Wales played on Thursday.
England and Leicester Striker Jamie Vardy has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal this summer. According to reports Jamie Vardy is mulling over a possible move to the Emirates while on England duty at Euro 2016 and former Arsenal player Robert Pires believes he has the what it takes to make it in north London.
Arsenal legend Robert Pires also believes Swiss International Granit Xhaka and the potential signing of Jamie Vardy could help break his former side’s 12-year title drought in the English Premier League.
Last weekend, Arsenal triggered Vardy’s £20million release clause at the King Power Stadium, which Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri confirmed.
Vardy struck the equalizer for England on Thursday against Wales in the on-going European championship, and the Leicester City striker was called an Arsenal player; this caused a mini uproar with their description of Vardy’s goal.
Undoubtedly, Jamie Vardy is the kind of striker Arsenal need to clinch the Premier league title. It is reported that his England team mate Jack Wilshere is also playing a big part in Vardy deal as he persuaded him to join the Gunners.