GOALKEEPER – IKER CASILLAS
Wojciech Szczesny did little wrong to claim the joint-most clean sheets of any Premier League goalkeeper last season, also trumping his top four counterparts with a 69% distribution success rate.
But the opportunity to sign Real Madrid and Spain legend Iker Casillas will be impossible for Arsene Wenger to ignore:
‘The Saint’ suffered a poor World Cup…
…but there’s no doubting his quality, having previously won the big WC and two European Championships with Spain, as well as five La Liga titles and three Champions Leagues with Los Blancos.
Furthermore, after spending two seasons playing second fiddle to Diego Lopez, the 33 year-old apparently wants to throw his Bernabeu contract in a steel bin and set fire to it, meaning the Gunners won’t even have to pay for his services.
Here’s Casillias’s ultimate saves compilation: