Nicolas Pepe £72 Million, Was It Overpayment For The Newly Signed Arsenal Youngster?
Nicolas Pepe formally played for Lille Osc and was a phenomenal player while he was with them, this made him a transfer Target for English clubs like Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United, Manchester United were not very interested, Chelsea unfortunately were limited by a two window transfer ban punishment. That automatically left Arsenal on the queue and they successfully signed him.
The 24 year old arrived at Arsenal after signing a Five year contract with Arsenal and fans expected so much from him.
However fans have been a little disappointed as the French player has not lived up to expectations. Haven netted just a goal in 7 matches and assisted just one goal, fans are beginning to doubt if he's the answer to Arsenal's prayers. Fans are beginning to think that they paid too much to him with the sum of £72 million which is equivalent to 32,101,607,772. Nigerian Naira.