Dann, Hazard & Mata: Adequate Replacements?
With speculation mounting that we`re about to lose two of our most creative players in Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri, rumours are also strong that Wenger is set to go on the biggest spending spree in his 15 year reign.
Despite all the criticism of Wenger, I think even he knows that failure to "spend some f***ing money" will result in a poisonous atmosphere (Or should I say 'even more poisonous`) at the Grove.
The most common of opinions is that both Cesc and Samir will leave the club by the end of the week for a combined fee of around £55Million, couple that with our current £30Million transfer kitty then we have a mammoth £80+Million to spend on replacements. Kinda exciting huh?
What I`d like to know is what would represent a good summer for the Vital Arsenal members? We`ve already made three decent signings in Gervino, Carl Jenkinson and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, and now there`s plenty of stories linking us heavily with Scott Dann, Eden Hazard and Juan Mata.
My opinion would be that that would be one hell of a statement of intent, and could possibly still leave us with money left to spare.
What players would you like to see realistically brought in? £80Million to spend … that`s fantasy stuff for Arsenal fans, let`s have some fun with it while we wait out these last two days for the proper stuff to begin.