Arsenal report: "Outstanding" £20m Takehiro Tomiyasu replacement to join

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta
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Arsenal are going to bring in another right-back this summer to compete for a place in Mikel Arteta's first XI.

The Gunners accelerated plans to sign a player in that role towards the end of the summer transfer window last year. It was thought that Arteta was happy to stick with the players that he had, until the side's appalling 5-0 defeat away to Manchester City.

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Mark White
Content Editor

Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.