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Arsenal may have won their first game of the season on Saturday, August 27, 2016 undeniably, there is still a sense our squad is lacking the appropriate ingredients that’s required to make us true contenders.
Clearly, the manager Arsene Wenger still feels the same way deep down as he is close to completing deal for Valencia’s and German international Shkodran Mustafi while also confirming his interest in Deportivo La Coruna forward Lucas Perez.
Despite the fact that the signing of Mustafi will clearly improves our squad, Perez is an unknown quantity, and the Frenchman has once again been linked with making a move for another big-name striker rather than relying on Perez and his compatriot Olivier Giroud.
Wenger is known as a keen fan of Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, having already submitted an offer for the French forward this summer, and report has it that he’s lining up lucrative one final offer believe to be around £60 million for Lacazette before the transfer window shut down next week.
In addition, given his brilliant form in the Ligue 1, it’s not a surprise the Frenchman is keen on bring him to the Emirates this summer.
The Ligue 1 giants lost their first game of the season today, after the fall to a 4-2 defeat to Dijon, but the 25-year-old French striker netted again – taking his tally for the season to six in just three appearances.