Arsenal news: Wright brands Benzema pursuit ’embarrassing’, but another former Gunners backs club to win title

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Arsenal: Ian Wright has called the Gunners’ failed pursuit of Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema embarrassing, according to the Daily Mirror. The 27-year-old quashed speculation linking him with a move to the Emirates with a defiant Tweet, and Wright believes the whole saga reflected poorly on Arsenal. “I thought the Benzema situation was embarrassing in the way they pursued it,” he said. Another former Gunner Charlie Nicholas believes that the club are in a strong position to go on and win the Premier…

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Arsenal considering move for Carlos Tevez’s Boca Juniors strike partner

Arsenal are considering whether to make a January move for Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri, according to the Metro. The Gunners have lost Danny Welbeck for the next three months (via Metro), leaving Arsene Wenger’s side looking very short on attacking options. His two favoured choices, Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott, have also spent considerable spells on the sidelines in the past, which arguably leaves the north London side in a precarious position moving forward. Calleri is reportedly keen on a move to Europe, but is also attracting the interest…

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(Video) Boca Juniors star Jonathan Calleri scores the world’s sexiest Rabonna

Carlos Tevez made his first appearance for Boca Juniors this weekend after signing from Juventus, only you might not know about that because Jonathan Calleri stole the show with the most sumptuous Rabonna you’re ever likely to see. In the 53rd minute of Boca’s game against Quilmes, the midfielder unleashed a terrific lobbed effort the took the goalkeeper out of the game, but interestingly, it looked, at first, as though he was trying to pass to the returning hero. The goal could be a potential Puskas Award nominee for 2015,…

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