Gilles Sunu did not quite make the impact he wanted to at Arsenal but showed he had the talent to build a career.
After joining from Châteauroux in 2007, the powerful young striker made his way through the youth ranks at London Colney before forcing his way into the reserves.
Gilles Sunu Profile
|Arsenal Career||2007 - 2011|
|Appearances||51 (43 starts, 8 as a sub)|
Sunu made two first-team appearances under Arsene Wenger, making his full debut in a 2-0 League Cup victory over West Brom in September 2009 before featuring as a substitute in the Champions League at Olympiacos in December that year.
The France youth international enjoyed a brief spell on loan at Derby County in the 2009/10 season and joined Ligue 1 side Lorient on a short-term basis the following campaign.
That deal was made permanent in summer 2011.