Nicolas Pepe is keen to leave Arsenal this summer, three years on from the club-record £72million transfer which brought the Ivory Coast winger to north London from LilleWhen Arsenal signed Nicolas Pepe from Lille in 2019 they were pretty happy with themselves. Once rivals had been fended off, officials from Arsenal and Lille spent two days thrashing out the particulars of the deal. Has Nicolas Pepe been a flop at Arsenal, or should they keep the faith with him? Arsenal spent over £150million to sign six players last summer and need a similar recruitment drive this time around. Arsenal will probably have to attract players with the lure of the Europa League, meaning the top-tier talent may prove unavailable.
Source: Daily Mirror May 20, 2022 13:30 UTC