The Greatest Finisher Highbury ever saw was Wrighty not Henry

The time machine is taking another trip down memory lane and going back to the 1990’s for this week’s Highbury Hero. A massive Highbury favourite, who was one of the most popular players ever to play for The Arsenal. A phenomenal striker so passionate about the game who played his football on the edge. The man was so good we named him three times. It’s Ian Wright Wright Wright!
Ian was such a sensational striker who was born to score goals, Wright’s priceless ability to score was natural and instinctive. It was something that could not be taught, either you had it or you did not and Wrighty most definitely had a gift for it. He just lived for putting the ball in the back of the net. Paul Merson said that even in training if he scored he would celebrate as if it was the World Cup Final.
He loved playing right up on the defenders ...
 
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