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Palace star perfect fit for Arsenal - Pires

7th March 2019, 19:03 by James Mason

Arsenal legend Robert Pires says his old club must complete a deal for Crystal Palace's Aaron Wan-Bissaka.

England Under-21 international Bissaka broke on to the scene last season when making his Premier League debut for Palace and has established himself as the first-choice right-back this term.

Interest in the 21-year-old defender is said to be extremely high, with German outfit Borussia Dortmund looking to acquire his services when the summer transfer window opens.

Tottenham Hotspur have been urged to sign the Croydon-born star by former Spurs midfielder Danny Murphy, and Pires, who spent six years with the Gunners, believes Arsenal would also be a good fit for Wan-Bissaka.

"Arsenal should definitely be looking to sign him in the summer transfer window," he told talkSPORT. "He's exactly the type of player that would suit the attacking full-back role that Arsenal like to play and he would definitely improve the team next season."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

James Mason grew up in Northumberland so is entrenched in both the football and golf scenes. A low handicap golfer, he also follows Newcastle United and predicts big things under Rafa Benitez.

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