Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will compete with Tottenham for Corinthians striker Alexandre Pato in January.Corinthians, which resisted a bid from Tottenham last summer for Pato, are now prepared to cash in on the Brazil international.

Sportmediaset says Arsenal and Spurs are both battling for the 24 year-old.

Gunners boss Wenger is a big fan of Pato and made an attempt for the striker before he was sold to Corinthians last January.

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