Wenger Finalises First Arsenal Transfer Of January But Fans React Badly

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Arsene Wenger approved a deal to see Lukas Podolski join Inter Milan on loan. The deal was completed on Saturday and it could see the German join Inter for £5million on a permanent deal in the summer.

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Most Arsenal fans were sad to see the 29 year old leave, as he was one of the most clinical players at the club. He had a great attitude off the pitch, but some questioned if his head was in the right place when he was on the pitch. Nobody can deny his goalscoring ability, but his work-rate and off the ball movement did not make him the perfect fit for Arsenal in his two years at the Emirates. Another reason Wenger might have wanted to move him on is due to his large wages, believed to be around £95,000 per-week.

Here’s how Twitter reacted to Podolski’s departure:

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