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Arsenal Plot £10m Move for New “Thierry Henry”

Arsenal are considering a bid for Saint Etienne youngster Emmanuel Riviere as the Gunners look to boost their attacking options. Arsene Wenger has been linked with a move for the French Under 21 international in the past and is now reportedly ready to make an offer for the powerfully built striker who has been likened to Thierry Henry.

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kulka4031d ago

Why can't Wenger just sign a expierenced player once in a while Riviere may be a good player but he will crack under the pressure just like the whole Arsenal team which lack leaders they need expierence to challange Wenger in fairness should know that by now

Yi-Long4031d ago

... when they've got the excellent Ryo waiting in the wings!?

Wenger should spend his money on other positions in the squad, like defence and a good goalkeeper.

Anderson84031d ago

whatever happened to playing walcott as a striker?.. hes the second best natural finisher you've got.. the first being van persie

Yi-Long4031d ago

... he needs a lot of chances to score his goals. I prefer him BEHIND a deep striker or in a free role from the side.

I agree Walcott should just be the main striker though. Or in certain games you need a guy like Bendtner, who seems underrated.

no_more_heroes4031d ago (Edited 4031d ago )

Does anyone here know Benjamin "Yahtzee" Croshaw and his Zero Punctuation Game Reviews for The Escapist? At the end of 2008 he Reviewed Prince of Persia. At the start of this review he gives an analogy of the goose who laid the golden egg which I feel aptly describes the situation Arsene Wenger and Arsenal have been in over this tortuous half a decade, including transfers like these.

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