Mata tells Valencia pals he will join Arsenal

Arsenal have clinched agreement for Valencia midfielder Juan Mata. The Sun says Valencia winger Mata has told friends he is joining the Gunners in a £19m deal.

Arsenal have clinched agreement for Valencia midfielder Juan Mata.

The Sun says Valencia winger Mata has told friends he is joining the Gunners in a £19m deal.

The arrival of Mata, 23, would be seen as a coup as Tottenham have also launched a last-ditch bid.

Barcelona are also being linked with Mata should they fail to prise Cesc Fabregas away from the Gunners.

 
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