Would The Return Of A Legend Be A Good Idea?
With Arsenal struggling to find goals from strikers who can stay reliable and fit, leggy Togan aside, could the perfect answer be found in a former Arsenal legend?
If you include Theo Walcott, Arsenal's strikers bagged a less than impressive 36 league goals between them this season, and if you take Emmanuel Adebayor out of the equation, the total of 15 goals were shared out amongst four players.
Indeed almost 50% of our league goals came from other areas of the pitch.
So with that in mind, would there be a positive outcome if the flirting between Thierry Henry & Arsene Wenger turned into a full blown affair?
Le Boss, in the past, has always had a policy of 'never going back', but after Henry's rather transparent come get me plea, Arsene Wenger gave a surprising response.
Wenger said: 'In our situation you can never say never. He only left last year and I think Thierry is disappointed because things haven't gone as well as he would have liked them to go. I still feel he is a world-class player and I think he will prove in Barcelona that he is one of their better players."
When it comes to Thierry Henry, I find it hard to think with my head rather than my heart, I'd always welcome him back at Arsenal, but that was in a world of fanciful thinking, but with the possibility now not that unrealistic ....... would it be a good idea?