At the start of the summer transfer window, what most Arsenal fans wanted to see was some new defenders to bulk up the Gunners’ defence, so when the news came through that Arsene Wenger had bought two new centre halves, they were happy.
The signings of Squillaci and Koscielny seemed to be the right move, adding cover for Thomas Vermaelen and one of them possibly becoming a regular.
Daniel Leaton, a freelance sports journalist based in West Midlands, UK; with a passion for football, especially the mighty Gooners, takes time out for 11G as he delves into the curious cases of our two new defensive signings. Hope you like what he has to say! Read on..