Arsenal are a club with a continental flavour. A foreign manager sits at the helm, and foreign players have long been a key component of his team. Even the stands contain visitors from afar. The Gunners have gone global.
In this piece, we look at the 25 greatest foreign imports to have worn the Arsenal shirt. To qualify, they must have been born outside of the British Isles—that excludes Ireland, and several Gunners greats like Liam Brady.
This isn't a list determined purely by playing ability. They're ranked in order of their impact at Arsenal. Did they change attitudes? Did they win trophies? How will they be remembered?
Go to the next slide to begin the run-down of international stars.