Arsenal are weighing up a move for Schalke fullback Atsuto Uchida.

The Japan international is regarded highly by Gunners boss Arsene Wenger, who sees him as cover at right-back for Bacary Sagna, says the Daily Star.

Uchida penned a new deal to 2015 with Schalke last season and is rated in the €4 million class.

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