Arsenal target Karim Benzema has been caught partying with international pop star Rihanna once again in America as the Real Madrid striker enjoys his extravagant holiday.
Benzema was pictured breakfasting with Rihanna last month after they spent the night partying away sparking rumours that the two are now an item (via TMZ).
The Frenchman was ruled out of the recent international break after suffering a thigh injury (via Sky Sports) and has therefore been on holiday since May as he faces an uncertain future at club level.
El Confidencial’s Kike Marin recently reported that Benzema is Wenger’s top transfer target this summer but any move will hinge on whether or not Rafa Benitez sees the 27-year-old as a key figure in his plans.
— Kike Marin** (@Kike_Marin_) June 2, 2015
Talk has since cooled regarding a potential deal and it remains to be seen whether or not Benzema’s latest antics will deter Wenger from making his move.
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The boss has had issues dealing with Jack Wilshere and Wojciech Szczesny’s misdemeanours and the spirit in our dressing room is key to our performances on the pitch.
However, as a move for Petr Cech is awaiting official confirmation (via Sky Sports), Wenger is certainly proving that he will pounce should a world class player become available this summer.