Arsenal have made 'concrete steps' to sign £100m striker, following Champions League nightmare: report

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal at the London Stadium in Stratford, on February 11, 2024. (Photo by MI News/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
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Arsenal have taken “concrete steps” to solving their striking woes with a £100 million forward.

The Gunners lost 1-0 away to Porto in the Champions League, with a last-minute stunner from Galeno – in a moment that encapsulated their own issues. Mikel Arteta's side failed to muster a single shot on target, despite their dominance throughout the match.

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Mark White
Content Editor

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.