Arsenal’s Edu has incurred the wrath of supporters for taking a holiday in the midst of a transfer window

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Though they’ve made a number of signings already this summer, there’s still scope for Arsenal to buy more players, albeit nothing can be concluded at this stage.

The reason for that is that the club’s sporting director, Edu, has decided to take his summer break, and that’s ensured that he’s been on the receiving end of supporter ire, according to

Nuno Tavares, Albert Sambi Lokonga and Ben White have all joined the north Londoners this summer, though that doesn’t appear to be enough for the demanding Arsenal fanbase, particularly as there are still more than three weeks to go until the window closes.

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It might not be all bad news, however. The last time he posted an image of himself on Instagram taking a break, a new signing followed.

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Indeed, report that his previous short break was to Monaco to meet with Arsenal’s former Head of Football, Raul Sanllehi.

Could this ‘holiday’ therefore be another scouting trip or one to tie up a deal for a new player?

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  1. Edu needed a few days to be alone and reflect on how to complete his recruitment exercise before the window closes. Going on break doesn’t stop brain work, telephone calls and personally concluding his players recruitment deals. Our Fans should also learn some more patience.
    Edu should also know that we have really been patient. We do not want any last straw to cause damage please.

  2. A week to leagues EDU didn’t signed creative midfielder , right back,goal keeper, and good center 9, with what we face last season I didn’t know what delaying EDU and ARTETA

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