Hannover have confirmed that they are hopeful of sealing a deal for Arsenal defender Johan Djourou. The 25-year-old currently finds himself on an outer at the Emirates and the German outfit are hoping they can finalise a loan move.

"We are interested in the services of Johan Djourou, we are also in detailed talks with the player and his club," Hannover general manager Jorg Schmadtke confirmed.

"Johan Djourou has told us during those talks he is willing to just accept a deal to bring him over to our club."

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