Arsenal striker Carlos Vela is weighing up his options ahead of the January market.

The Sunday Mirror says Vela wants regular first team football and finds himself behind the likes of Marouane Chamakh, Robin van Persie and Nicklas Bendtner in the pecking order.

Spanish cub Espanyol are keen and the asking price of 7.5 million is in their financial range.

Villarreal and Valencia are also monitoring the situation.

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