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Arsenal poised to sign Mata from Valencia

The Daily Star is reporting that Arsenal will finally clinch the deal for Valencia midfielder Juan Mata within the next 24 hours. The Spain international has attracted interest from a number of top sides across Europe, including Tottenham, but their north London rivals have emerged as the strong favourites to sign him.

The Gunners are said to have offered £13m for the 23 year old midfielder.

Spurs boss Harry Redknapp is a also big admirer of Mata however, the striker is said to favour a move to the Emirates.

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