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"He is a very gifted player" - Arsene Wenger wants striker to reject Manchester City to play at the Emirates


Arsenal are fighting to keep starlet Chris Willock with Manchester City circling as his contract expiry nears according to the Sun.

The youngster's contract expires in the next few weeks and he has to take a decision over his future.

The North Londoners have opened talks to keep the talented striker at the Emirates but the Citizens as well as Everton, Celtic and Borussia Dortmund are all ready to make a move for the 19-year-old.

On the player, boss Arsene Wenger said: "Chris is a very gifted player with natural strength and natural talent.

"He has what you do not find very easily. He can have a go at people, can get past people in one on ones.

"We forget sometimes that the basis of team sport is to first be strong one against one and Chris has that quality.

"I would be very comfortable to play him now but of course there is a lot of competition for places because there are players like Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez and Danny Welbeck in front of him at the moment."

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