Barcelona striker David Villa is eager to hear from Arsenal. The Mirror says Villa will try to force a move to save his World Cup - but may have missed his chance to go to Arsenal.

Spain superstar Villa, 31, was a January target for Arsenal and was keen to try and get more regular football with next year's World Cup in mind.

But Barcelona refused to sell despite having enquiries from Arsenal and Manchester City - and yet he has still continued to be a bit-part player under Tito Vilanova.

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