Could this rising French star be Arsenals new Vieira?

15 November 2013 12:18

Adrien Rabiot - 18 years old, and one of the rising stars of world football, last night again showcased his talent, bossing the midfield, as the French u-21s crushed Armenia 6-0 in a European qualification match.

Plying his trade for Paris St. Germain - Rabiot has seen his chances limited at the moneybags club. He has insisted he wont hesitate to leave the club if they keep up their Galactico-like policy of buying top-players instead of nurturing home grown talent.

His physical presence, strength and skill has made him hot property with a host of clubs reportedly interested.

Arsenal boast a great midfield but with Mikel Atreta 31 and Mathieu Flamini nearing 30, teen Rabiot could be seen as a long term replacement in the cental midfield department.

Arsene Wenger has a history of snapping of young French protégés, could this rising star be Arsenals new Patrick Viera?

Source: DSG