Real Sociedad move for Arsenal's Merida

Real Sociedad coach Chris Coleman is set to land Arsenal midfielder Fran Merida.

The 17-year-old - who cost £2.3million from Barcelona and is rated as the next Cesc Fabregas - will move in the New Year and spend the rest of the season on loan.

But Arsenal are adamant the Spanish youth international will be coming back to the Emirates Stadium in the summer.

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