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With Bacary Sagna having announced his intention to leave Arsenal at the end of his present deal, Arsene Wenger will be keen to recruit a new right-back as soon as possible.
Serge Aurier is one of the favourites to assume the role. The Ivorian right-back has been extensively linked with a switch to London, and he admitted to Sky Sports he is excited by the prospect:
I have never prioritised a club in England as even the promoted clubs are respectable, so I would take the opportunity for the one that will show the most interest in me, that will give me the most game time.
After that, you can't really say no to Arsenal.
It is a club with history, with a French manager, who has welcomed many France players. Plus, Arsenal are always thereabouts when it comes to trophies and a club that plays in the Champions League.
Arsene Wenger and his team of scouts will be keeping a close watch on Aurier. However, they won't be alone in that. Wenger may have to move fast to ensure he snaps up the speedy defender.