Wenger Coy Over £30m Wonderkid Speculation
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was coy yesterday over speculation linking him to German superstar Mario Gotze.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was coy over speculation linking him to German superstar Mario Gotze.
Wenger had reportedly submitted a £30million bid for the Borussia Dortmund starlet in the summer and the Gunners boss failed to defuse the rumours. Asked about landing the 19 year-old whiz, Wenger replied, smiling
“That is not a question to answer just before the match.
“He is one of the best uprising talents in Germany. He is very creative. What we need to do is have him under control, not let him be dangerous.
“Germany is a strong football place, very powerful. Good players can play all over the world, that’s simple. Today there are more clubs who have financial potential to attract players who are top quality. That’s why everybody is after special qualities.”
At just 18 the attacking midfielder boasts an assist or goal in every other game for the German champions and was a constant threat during Dortmunds 1-1 draw with Arsenal on Tuesday.
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