Arsenal Transfer Prospects: The Top 10 French Players Arsene Wenger Can Target

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Arsenal Transfer Prospects: The Top 10 French Players Arsene Wenger Can Target
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There is no denying Arsenal are a little bit French. Since Arsene Wenger's tenure commenced in 1996, the Gunners' have frayed away from the traditional English aroma and atmosphere that engulfs most teams in the English Premier League.

The Frenchman has implemented his elegant, entertaining European style that has not only commanded respect but success. Rarely does Wenger indulge in purchasing English players, preferring to acquire talent for a cheaper yet more effective rate from around Europe and the world. Furthermore, it has seen the Arsenal manager develop and discover some outstanding talents who have become some of the best in World Football, Robin van Persie, Lauren, Cesc Fabregas, Gilberto Silva and Fredrik Ljungberg are just a few names.

However, it is the French players Arsene Wenger appears to arise the most success with. It may be because Wenger is French, but with players like Thierry Henry, Bacary Sagna, Patrick Vieira, Robert Pires and Samir Nasri on the list of notable Frenchman, it is hard to ignore his success for Les Bleus.

With six successive seasons without silverware currently overhanging the Emirates, it may be time for Wenger to target some more French talent for his squad, which is set to receive reinforcements in January.

To help the Arsenal manager out, BleacherReport established the ten best French players Arsene Wenger can target.

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