Arsenal to test Wigan resolve with McCarthy offer

Arsenal are ready to launch a bid for Wigan Athletic midfielder James McCarthy.

Arsenal are ready to launch a bid for Wigan Athletic midfielder James McCarthy.

The Sunday Mirror says Arsenal are set to test Wigan’s resolve with an £8million move for 22-year-old midfielder McCarthy.

Liverpool and Everton are also big fans, but Wigan will fight hard to keep the ­Republic of Ireland star until the summer.

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