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Transfer Balls: Arsenal Get Three Manchester United Players For Thomas Vermaelen

by | 17th, June 2014

TRANSFER Balls: Having reported that Arsenal ‘lifer’ Thomas Vermaelen has committed his future to the Gunners and agreed to join Manchester United, the media looks for a new angle:

The Daily Mirror reports:

Arsene Wenger could look for a part-exchange deal with Manchester United over  Thomas Vermaelen writes John Cross.

Could.

The Arsenal boss has been keeping tabs on Tom Cleverley and also has an interest in Chris Smalling.

This guessology would be passable were it not for the fact that at the top of the story, the Mirror’s headline ponders:

Arsenal transfer rumours: Nani wanted as parted of Thomas Vermaelen swap deal?

So. Just three United players, then, that the cagey Wenger wants at Arsenal. Maybe.

The Guardian continues the Mirror’s  schtick of writing a story around a question by reporting:

Football transfer rumours: Arsenal in for Tom Cleverley and Chris Smalling?

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