Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is expected to use the cash raised from Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri to bring in new attacking signings.

Cesc is set to join Barcelona for £35 million, while Nasri will go to Manchester City for £22 million.

The Guardian says the sudden influx of transfer monies will enable Wenger to pursue his own attacking targets - there is interest in the Valencia winger Juan Mata and Real Madrid's Karim Benzema - though the Arsenal manager does envisage the teenage Japanese midfielder Ryo Miyaichi playing a significant role in the first-team in the season ahead.

The 18-year-old arrived at the club in January but spent six months on loan at Feyenoord while awaiting the relevant clearance to feature in the United Kingdom.

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