One young Arsenal fan must be rather confident regarding our chances of prising Karim Benzema away from Real Madrid, with the Gooner having the Frenchman’s name and potential number printed on the back of the new home shirt, The Evening Standard reports.
A top-class striker seems to be the missing piece in our squad at the moment, with the strength in depth we currently possess demonstrated during the Emirates Cup weekend.
According to previous reports, Benzema is Wenger’s top target (via El Confidencial) for the remainder of the summer and his potential arrival will certainly catapult us into potential title winners.
However, the chances of his arrival seem rather slim after his agent claimed that the former Lyon man will “1,000%” remain at the Bernabeu next season, as The Evening Standard suggests.
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The young fan, whose parents must be glued to the column inches as the transfer window enters the final month, will either be seen as a hero, or be left disappointed.
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Perhaps, he’s privy to some information that the rest of the world is yet to receive?
Check out the image below as the young fan headed towards the Emirates Stadium to witness the team clinch the Emirates Cup.