Is Wenger bailing on his own philosophy? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comMuch to the relief of so many fans at the Emirates, Arsene Wenger’s stubborn streak in the transfer window has finally been broken.
Despite the fact the Frenchman is yet to bring in any of his top targets this summer, the club’s intentions to smash through their current transfer record is certainly there.
They have been linked with Gonzalo Higuain – who joined Rafael Benitez’s Napoli instead – as well as the unsettled Wayne Rooney and Luis Suarez, reportedly offering forty million pounds and a penny for the Uruguayan, in order to activate his release clause.
Most football fans have ridiculed Arsenal’s weakness in holding on to their quality players. Since the days of the Invincibles, the Emirates has seen the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Samir Nasri, and Robin van Persie force their way out the exit door in their ambition for trophies.
The Gooners who remember those magical days at Highbury when silverware was...