Transfer Balls summer 2015: Arsenal bought Vidal, Benzema, Aurie and Schneiderlin
Transfer Balls: a look at the player Arsenal FC bought over the summer trasfer window (and where they really ended up):
Arsenal Buy Arturo Vidal
June 28th 2015, Chile midfielder Vidal joins the Gunners, reports the trusty Daily Telegraph.
July 28: Vidal signs for Bayern Munich.
Arsenal Sign Serge Aurie
The Daily Express says so.
Fact: Aurie joins PSG.
Arsenal Buy Karim Benzema
ITV has the scoop on August 3.
On Augut 7, the Daily Telegraph said the deal was done. Benzema was on his way.
On August 17, the Daily Star said Benzema to Arsenal had not been agreed but it would be a done deal very soon.
On August 19, it was done.
On Augsut 23, the deal was done…again. The Metro said Benzema would be presented to Arsenal fans.
Fact: Benzema stayed at Real Madrid, referring to the media who said he was moving as “clowns”.
The Western Morning News had the facts. The Southampton player was a Gunner.
Morgan Schneiderlin joined Manchester United. Arsenal never bid for him.
On August 23, the Star said Cavani was flying to London for his Arsenal medical.
He’s not arrived yet.