Originally posted on Soccerlens  |  Last updated 9/12/13
Arsenal close to signing Romanian striker Marica, claims agent - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal are close to landing a striker. Yes, you’ve read it right. The Gunners are close to landing the Romanian striker Ciprian Marica, who is close to joining the North London club, as per his agent. Although the summer transfer window is shut, Arsenal can still land a striker, as the 27-year-old is now a free agent, following the expiry of his contract with Bundesliga outfit Schalke 04. Several top European clubs like Lazio, Shakhtar Dontesk and Inter Milan are also interested for his signature. His agent Ioan Becali said as quoted in the Mirror: “Marica is a really great striker who has already got experience in western European football and so it’s natural that big clubs are eyeing his career. He’s close to joining Arsenal , but we have to wait for the next week.” Arsenal have been linked with several top strikers in the summer, with Arsene Wenger keen to bolster his attac...
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