If Arsenal don’t splash a good chunk of cash over the course of this transfer window, questions will be asked of Arsene’s Wenger’s decision to sign the contract extension. North London club are in a desperate need of a World Class strikers to match the quality the likes of Manchester City hold and yet they have decided to trigger the buyout clause of Carlos Vela.
Striker from the Basque club of Sociedad is a fantastic player but questions will be raised over his quality whether he can match the likes of Sergio Aguero or the probably new Chelsea striker, Diego Costa.
Reports also claim that after the rumors flying around Real Sociedad have decided to make Vela their highest paid player by tying him up to a long term contract.
Vela’s brilliant form over the last two seasons in Spain has led Arsenal fans to clamor for Gunners boss Arsene Wenger to use a cut-price clause to re-sign the striker, which he could still choose to do now for a flat fee of £3.5m.
Karim Benzema, Mario Manduzkic and Mario Balotelli are the only other three names currently being linked in connection with a summer move to the Emirates.