He still talks like a fan when he analyses the players who could now finally end Arsene Wengerâ€™s eight-year wait for a trophyâ€¦ and one player in particular.
"If you have the chance to sign Mesut Ozil then you canâ€™t let it pass you by," he told the Daily Mail.
"He wanted to play for Arsenal. Wenger won him over and when you have the chance with a player like that it doesnâ€™t matter if you already have seven or eight who are similar, you have to take it."
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