Nearly every summer break for Arsenal under Arsene Wenger has resulted in speculations of top class players being on the Frenchman’s shopping list, but rarely in recent history has the club been able to actually sign some.
The summer of 2017, though, could finally be the time fans have been waiting for, as media reports have been largely unanimous lately in claiming that Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappe could be seen playing at the Emirates next season.
The insanely talented 18-year old has been linked with virtually every big club across Europe, but it could be Arsenal that will manage to land the player soon.
It has been suggested that Mbappe is keen to join the list of legendary French compatriots like Thierry Henry and Nicolas Anelka who flourished during their time under Wenger.
Whether these rumours contain any amount of truth is for anybody to guess, but Gooners would be relieved to know that popular ITK @GeoffArsenal has taken an optimistic stand on the story with the following tweet –