UK time is: 15:59:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Wenger Tried For Thuram Coup

The day before Arsenal take on Juventus in the Champion's League, Arsene Wenger has revealed that he tried to sign Juve defender, Lillian Thuram on many ocassions.

Wenger thinks Thuram has all the qualities needed to be a star in the Premiership, and that if he'd have had the cash, he'd have bought without thought.

Wenger said, 'Thuram is the rock at the heart of the Juventus defence.'

“He is a very strong boy mentally. He is highly focused and will never give up.

'He had the typical mentality to play in England. I tried to buy him many times but he was always too expensive.”

As with Thierry Henry, Thuram played under Wenger at Monaco, and there is no suprise these players have become two of the worlds best.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 27 2006

Time: 4:48PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Arsenal Articles

Arsenal v Besiktas Match Preview (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Fifty Shades Of Arsenal Opinion (Monday August 25 2014)

Arsenal Chew Hard On Toffees (Saturday August 23 2014)

Scout Report: Everton (Friday August 22 2014)

Everton v Arsenal Match Preview (Friday August 22 2014)

No Champions League Turkish Delight (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Besiktas v Arsenal Match Preview (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Match Discussion - Besiktas (a) (Monday August 18 2014)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 81
2. Amos. 61
3. Chippy Brady 56
4. Galway Gooner 29
5. Joe_@** 24
6. Rocky7 22
7. Deltaforce 21
8. NYArse 19
9. Guyfox 17
10. nikolaijns 14

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Everton 2 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 2 - 1 Crystal Palace

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Chelsea 2 2 0 0 4 6
3. Man City 2 2 0 0 4 6
4. Swansea 2 2 0 0 2 6
5. Arsenal 2 1 1 0 1 4
6. Hull City 2 1 1 0 1 4
7. Aston Villa 2 1 1 0 1 4
8. West Ham 2 1 0 1 1 3

Breaking League News

No Hoot for Clarets against Owls!
» Burnley : 27/08/2014 15:06:00
Burton Albion v QPR - Match Preview
» Q.P.R. : 27/08/2014 14:48:00
Diame Finally Going!
» West Ham : 27/08/2014 12:58:00
Believe!
» Man Utd : 27/08/2014 12:55:00
Press Muddy the Water!
» Man Utd : 27/08/2014 12:53:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who should play up front against Besiktas?
Suggested By:  
Alexis 31%
Sanogo 26%
Campbell 4%
Podolski 39%
Akpom 0%