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Arsenal Offered Man City Youngster In Cut-Price £5m Deal

Emirates Stadium side offered chance to bring in youngster with great potential.

Arsenal have been offered the chance to strengthen their leaky defence with Man City willing to sell defender Matija Nastasic to the north London club according to the Metro.

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The Etihad Stadium side have formally offered the young Serbian to Arsenal for just £5m and that may well be an avenue Arsene Wenger considers as he looks to bring in a January addition to solidify his back-line.

The 21 year old hasn’t covered himself in glory since his move to Man City in the summer of 2012 but has the potential to mature into a proven performer.

Man City are keen to offload the former Fiorentina man as they seek to wipe his £75k a week wage off their balance sheet.

Wenger sold Thomas Vermaelen to Barcelona and didn’t replace the Belgian and as a result the recent loss of Laurent Koscielny has highlighted the lack of strength in depth at the centre of the Arsenal defence.

Nacho Monreal has struggled when used as a makeshift centre-back whilst Per Mertesacker has been disappointing and there is scope for an addition to boost numbers in this regard.

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