Arsenal could launch astonishing move for 'the next Cristiano Ronaldo' in huge striker opportunity: report

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta with Sporting Directorduring a training session at NAS Sports Complex on January 13, 2024 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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Arsenal could take advantage of the stars aligning – to enable them to sign a player dubbed 'the next Cristiano Ronaldo'.

The Gunners are on the hunt for a new goalscorer following disappointing returns from a number of forwards at the Emirates Stadium this season. The likes of Gabriel Jesus, Eddie Nketiah and Kai Havertz have underwhelmed at centre-forward, with Bukayo Saka top-scoring in the Premier League with just six strikes. 

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Mark White
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Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.