Arsenal’s star forward has risked the wrath of playmaking Gunner due to his questionable fashion sense.

While Napoli players may be influenced by the Istanbul Spirit thanks to their manager Rafael Benitez’s heroics with Liverpool against AC Milan in 2005, Arsenal can call upon their blossoming team spirit as both sides head in to their final group game in the Champions League competition this evening, December 11 at the Stadio San Paolo in Naples.

Napoli goal-keeper Pepe Reina has already declared that his current club could be influenced by Liverpool’s memorable night, where Steven Gerrard produced the game of his life, as Rafael Benitez will likely use their come-from-behind penalty shoot-out victory over Milan as proof to his Partenopei troops that a seemingly impossible task can be achieved with belief, will and collective quality.

One of the many factors considered in Arsenal’s renaissance as genuine trophy hunters this season is their togetherness, their bonding as a team unit, socialising outside of the club and the growing banter in the dressing room.

Towering striker Olivier Giroud has taken that banter out of the locker room and into the social media realm, where he has questioned Mesut Ozil’s dress senses, comparing his clobber to pee-jays…

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