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Swansea ace Michu admits he was Arsenal mad growing up

Swansea City striker Michu admits he grew up Arsenal mad!

Michu put his boyhood heroes to the sword earlier this season at the Emirates.

He told The Sun: "When I was young my team in the UK was always Arsenal. They had really good players - Bergkamp and Henry and they played really good football.

"Both of them were my favourites. They had so much quality, they won a lot of trophies. I remember Bergkamp's goal against Newcastle when he turned the defender and scored. It was a great goal.

"And Henry played for Barcelona after Arsenal. My first team in Spain is Oviedo, but my second is Barcelona because of the style of football. I used to try and practice like Bergkamp and Henry when I was younger.

"There are not many people who can do what they did."

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