Cesc Fabregas could have had a similar impact at Old Trafford, had he joined.
It was in the middle of July in 2013 and a flight was suddenly required to transport Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward back from Australia to England. "Urgent transfer business" was the designated reason and, a few days later, it became clear why, as Cesc Fabregas was duly announced as United's record signing.
Woodward and David Moyes had demonstrated that the club's pulling power remained intact despite the departures of David Gill and Sir Alex Ferguson. The new manager looked...
What with Arsene Wenger turning 65 on Wednesday, one Arsenal fan went out of his way to mark Le Professeur's big day by making him an extra special personalised birthday cake.
For those who have always longed to see Wenger's image recreated using nothing but sponge cake, several kilograms of icing and a subtle artistic hand, this one's for you.
@Arsenal I made this cake for wenger RT appreciated pic.twitter.com/GyLibCsQOD
- Hendwy (@WizardryWilly) October 22, 2014
Uncanny. And not at all creepy...