Wenger reveals Arsenal to go South American for new striker

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he may shop in South America for a new striker.
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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he may shop in South America for a new striker.

Wenger was asked about finding a new attacking signing after victory over Southampton.

"I have said many times that Europe still produces many fantastic football players, but if you look well we do not produce strikers well. Very few, all of the big strikers come from South America.

"In the summer, you had Falcao going to Monaco, Cavani going to PSG in a big transfer, Suarez everybody wanted to buy him, Higuain has gone to Napoli for a lot of money, but in Europe that is an area where it is difficult to find. In Germany, I can remember in every club you had a big striker, they produced some fantastic ones, but they do not produce young strikers. Is that a consequence of the way we coach? Of modern life? I do not know."

 
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