One of the greatest keepers to have ever played the game, Italy legend Buffon was linked with the Gunners after admitting a move to north London appealed in he was to leave Juventus. That never occurred, and he still remains with the Serie A champions.
Friday, September 8, 2017
If there is one thing that can be said about Arsene Wenger, it is that he is the greatest ever ‘almost’ manager in the transfer market.
The Arsenal boss has come close to signing nearly every world class player in the game of football over the last two decades, but the Gunners eventually missed out on them.
Just this summer, Monaco pair Kylian Mbappe and Thomas Lemar were in talks over a move to north London, but decided against linking up with Wenger.
So, what would an Arsene Wenger ‘almost signed’ XI look like? Click the right arrow, above, to find out…