Arsenal's high-profile search for a quality center-back has reached its lowest point yet. With rumors that Shkodran Mustafi's asking-price is too high, and that even Jonny Evans has a £25m price tag, Gooners are getting desperate. Barcelona defender Gerard Pique was having a Twitter Q&A when famed troll and Arsenal fan Piers Morgan jumped in with a half-hearted attempt to convince the former Manchester United man to make his way on over the Emirates.
Pique, a top-notch troll in his own right, had his answer hot and ready for Piers.
We're only two matches into the new season, but there's a palpable sense of desperation and sadness around the Arsenal fanbase. Piers Morgan may be a troll, but he's captured the essence of many supporters' feelings: The Gunners need help, and they need it now. There's still a week left in the transfer window to make moves, but time and options are quickly running thin.
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At this point, all Arsenal fans can really do is wait for better days, and get these jokes off in the meantime.