Double Grand Slam tennis champion Andy Murray and ten time finalist recently met one of his sporting heroes and Arsenal great, Robert Pires, over a relaxed game of Petanque in Paris. This forms part of Standard Life’s ‘Master Your Dreams’ campaign, where Murray took some precious time out of his busy preparations to meet Robert Pires, the talented former French international midfielder and member of the historic Arsenal ‘invincibles’ side. In this short film, the sporting greats acknowledge a shared love of football and Arsenal to address the big questions facing the sport at the moment: Pires tips France for greatness on home soil this summer and includes England amongst the tournament favourites.
Pires mocks his former club’s arch rivals Tottenham as they finish behind the Gunners again. Pires calls for Arsenal to sign John Stones, saying they need more English players if they are to challenge for the title This year. Both greats name their ultimate Arsenal 5 a side teams. Find out exactly who they picked.