UK time is: 01:39:59
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

The 5-0 Win That Wasn't (Sunday February 1 2015)

Bellerin On Amazing First Goal (Sunday February 1 2015)

Stats: Arsenal v Aston Villa (Sunday February 1 2015)

Gabriel Paulista- What's In A Name? (Friday January 30 2015)

Arsenal v Aston Villa Match Preview (Friday January 30 2015)

Make The City Win Count (Friday January 30 2015)

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 4
2. MUSA AHMED 2
3. phreddy 2
4. Rocky7 1
5. paul_ownz 1
6. jaelle 1
7. Wyn Mills 1
8. princeoflove909 1
9. KingInk 1
10. Guyfox 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Arsenal 5 - 0 Aston Villa
Man City 0 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 3 - 0 Stoke
Southampton 2 - 0 Arsenal
West Ham 1 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 2 - 1 Q.P.R.

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Man City 23 14 6 3 23 48
3. Man Utd 23 12 7 4 17 43
4. Southampton 23 13 3 7 20 42
5. Arsenal 23 12 6 5 19 42
6. Spurs 23 12 4 7 5 40
7. Liverpool 23 11 5 7 6 38
8. West Ham 23 10 6 7 8 36

Breaking League News

The 5-0 Win That Wasn't
» Arsenal : 01/02/2015 23:52:00
Shelvey: I'm Staying at Swansea City
» Swansea : 01/02/2015 22:21:00
Shelvey: That'll Shut A Few People Up!
» Swansea : 01/02/2015 22:12:00
Poor Start Cost Us - Pulis
» WBA : 01/02/2015 21:01:00
Fonte - We Wasted Too Many Chances
» Southampton : 01/02/2015 20:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Arsenal v Aston Villa
Suggested By:  
Arsenal win 82%
Aston Villa win 10%
Draw 8%