Arsenal ready to sign superstar who REJECTED them two years ago, in sensational u-turn: report

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta reacts during the English Premier League football match between Luton Town and Arsenal at Kenilworth Road in Luton, north of London on December 5, 2023.
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Arsenal may be about to complete a U-turn and sign a player who has previously rejected them publicly.

The Gunners toiled to a 2-0 win away at Wolverhampton Wanderers, with many of the players who started looking exhausted during a busy period in the calendar. Arsenal have struggled in April each year for the last three, with Mikel Arteta's lack of rotation criticised by some fans.

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Mark White
Content Editor

Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.