Arturo Lupoli (born
Italy) is an
Italian footballer who currently plays for
as a forward.
Before playing for Arsenal, his contract at Italian side
had expired. Achieving an Arsenal contract by way of a scholarship, the Gunners
repaid Parma with a 200,000 pound sum by way of compensation.
His debut first-team appearance was in a match against
Manchester City in the
27, 2004. His
next match, against
in the same competition, brought him his debut goals for the club, scoring two
of Arsenal's three goals in the 3-1 victory on
He also played in the match against
Manchester United which saw Arsenal's exit from the competition after a
20-second goal from
Bellion. He was Arsenal's top scorer at youth/reserve level in
2004-05, with 27 goals in 32 appearances.
At the start of the
2005-06 season, it was rumoured Lupoli would be loaned to
Ipswich Town, although Blues manager
later ruled out any such move. He remained at Arsenal, and although a reserve
player, has figured in the Gunners' 2005-06 Carling Cup campaign.
i think lupoli will become one of the best italain striker.
he will follow in the same light as F.montela,C.vieri and toti