Is he the best defensive midfielder in the world? Definitely yes. He's awesome. He's the light that guides Arsenal. We need him here to conquer England again and Europe for the first time. Name Patrick Vieira Born 23 June 1976, Dakar, Senegal Position Midfielder Country France Height 193 cm / 6'4 Weight 83 kg / 182 lb Joined Arsenal 14 August 1996 Arsenal Debut Premier League v Sheffield Wed (h) 16th Sept 1996 (Won 4-1) Previous Clubs Cannes, AC Milan PV4's week starts now. Show R.Madrid how much we appreciate our players.