Arsenal report: Barcelona move for key defender

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Arsenal are facing the prospect of losing a key defender to Barcelona this summer.

Gunners fans perhaps felt as if the days of their stars leaving in their prime to Catalonia were behind them, with the likes of Marc Overmars, Emmanuel Petit, Alexander Hleb and Cesc Fabregas having all moved to the Blaugrana, on top of strikers Thierry Henry and most recently Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. 

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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.