The Daily Mail reckons that Arsenal have been thwarted in their attempts to sign Bolton’s Jussi Jaaskelainen and that Barcelona are set to sneak in front of the Gunners and whisk the Finn away. Arsene Wenger planned to bring in Jaaskelainen as a replacement for lunatic Lehmann but the Daily Mail thinks that Barcelona will jump the queue and bag Jaaskelainen for themselves:
“Jaaskelainen, 32, is out of contract in the summer and his decision not sign a new deal at Bolton will allow Arsenal to pick him up on a free transfer.
“But Barca have jumped in to try to tempt the keeper to Spain this month.”
So are Arsene’s plans to replace a veteran hot-head, with a slightly more calm old head, going to be stopped?
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