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Arsenal plot fresh offer for German international

Emirates Stadium side pursue talented midfielder.

Arsenal are looking to bring in long term target Ilkay Gundogan this summer with the Metro claiming that north London side are readying a fresh move for the Borussia Dortmund star.

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The 24 year old has spent a fair amount of time out with injuries in recent seasons but has been a regular in Jurgen Klopp’s starting eleven this term and was the subject of a failed £18.4m bid from the Gunners in January.

Arsene Wenger is determined to get his man though and the Metro state that despite Man United and Barcelona taking a keen interest in the German international it is the Emirates Stadium side that lead the chase.

Gundogan offers the strength of a defensive midfielder but is also adept at distributing the ball and could be an ideal addition to Wenger’s creative heavy side, offering Arsenal a bit more steel and balance.

Eight Premier League wins in a row have lifted Arsenal’s season but a title push is perhaps wishful thinking though the addition of a strong midfielder could certainly aid their attempts to end a lengthy domestic championship drought.

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