AC Milan striker Krzysztof Piatek has admitted to being an Arsenal fan whereas rising up as a baby in Poland.
Piatek has been a sensation since arriving in Italy final summer time, scoring 19 league targets in 26 video games throughout spells at each Genoa and Milan.
The Pole joined Serie A giants Milan in January for £31.5m as a substitute for Gonzalo Higuaín, serving to the Rossoneri to 3rd place as they hope to return to the Champions League for the primary time since 2013.
The in-form centre ahead, in the meantime, has revealed that he supported the Gunners as a boy.
Piatek has been given the nickname ‘il Pistolero’ in Italy for his gun celebration.
Addressing its reputation, he defined: ”My celebration? I did that after I scored a objective as soon as and from that second it remained the identical. It is a behavior now and it brings good luck so I’m not going to alter it. I see folks go loopy for this celebration right here in Italy.”
Piatek’s six month spell at Genoa was fruitful for the striker, scoring 13 league targets in 18 begins.
Reflecting on his time there, he acknowledged: “I liked Genoa. I had fun there. I liked the ocean, there was good climate and good delicacies.'”