Published:November 16, 2017 8:14 am
Arsenal’s record signing Alexandre Lacazette has not been a certain starter this season and will be desperate to prove his worth in their Premier League derby against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Arsenal head into the match in sixth place, four points adrift of Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham in third and needing victory to stay in touch with leaders Manchester City.
Defeat to their north London rivals would leave Arsenal’s title hopes hanging by a thread, but there is no guarantee that manager Arsene Wenger will put his trust in his 47 million pounds ($62 million) close season signing to lead the line.
Lacazette has scored six goals in his debut campaign in England, yet has only once played a full 90 minutes for the club.
The 26-year-old came on as a…