posted on Oct, 17 2004 @ 11:01 AM
Manchester United may have, in Sir Alex Ferguson's view, the two best teenagers in world football in the form of Wayne Rooney and Cristiano
However, while that duo cost a combined total of some 37million, Arsenal have perhaps secured the best bargain of all in snapping up Spanish prodigy
Cesc Fabregas for a fraction of the price.
As the Gunners again displayed their convincing title credentials in sweeping aside Aston Villa, the likes of Thierry Henry, Robert Pires, Dennis
Bergkamp and Jose Reyes all played starring roles.
However, Fabregas, for a relative novice of just 17 in his first Premiership season, was simply majestic in the centre of midfield.