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Arsenal Conduct Indirect Talks to Sign Cut-Price Serie A Star According to Respected Italian Journalist

Emirates Stadium side look to strengthen injury prone squad.

Arsenal are reportedly in indirect talks with Juventus star Stephan Lichtsteiner according to respected Italian journalist Gianluca DiMarzio.

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The right-back is out of contract at the end of the current campaign and can enter into talks in January and is seemingly a player Arsene Wenger would like to draft in to boost his defensive options.

The 30 year old has won three successive Serie A titles and has been a regular in the Juventus starting eleven and is a player of real quality and could provide back-up for new signingMathieu Debuchy, who is currently out injured.

Prior to his time in Turin Lichtsteiner spent three years at Lazio and is a hugely proficient performer who could be either be brought in ‘on the cheap’ when the transfer window reopens or on a free transfer at the end of the season.

Arsenal brought in youngster Calum Chambers over the summer but the Southampton man is arguably a better prospect at centre-back than on the flank.

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