Swansea make decision on Michu but is it the right one?

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Swansea City boss, Gary Monk has ruled out the option of recalling Michu from his loan at Napoli, when Wilfried Bony departs for the African Cup of Nations. The Spaniard was sent on loan to the Italian side after failing to re-create the form of his first season in Wales. However, Michu has since struggled to adapt to life in …

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Arsenal update: Is Michu on the radar as Swansea close in on Bony?

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So, we are rapidly approaching the middle of July and Arsenal still haven’t signed a player – apart from of course that young, French, injury-prone striker. Higuain is either about to sign or cosying up to Ancelotti, depending on which paper you read. Rooney is staying at United. Jovetic, well who knows. Which brings us nicely back to Michu. As …

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Higuain and Jovetic set to snub Arsenal. So why can’t they sign a striker?

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I think most Arsenal fans have by now given up on the possibility of the club securing Fiorentina’s Stevan Jovetic, but the Gonzalo Higuain saga has rumbled on and it seemed as if the club was in a good place to tempt the Real Madrid striker to come to the Premiership. But if today’s Metro is to be believed it …

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Arsenal update: Michu a new target? Higuain making positive noises

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If I had a quid for every time I heard a Gunners fan suggesting that lanky Spanish goal merchant Michu would look good leading the Arsenal line I’d be a rich man. But does Arsene agree? Well The Mail seems to think he might. The paper is running with a story this morning that Wenger might not just be hoping …

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Shock stats – If Robin Van Persie had stayed at Arsenal they’d be top and Man United would be 10th

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So says The Daily Mail’s Martin Samuels. So another difficult weekend for Arsenal in which they were outplayed by Swansea in the first half and then couldn’t find the net in the second only to succumb to two superb late Michu goals. It was also business as usual – this season anyhow – for Manchester United in going a goal …

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