Wenger tightlipped on Arsenal targets Mata, Jagielka

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was tightlipped yesterday over their transfer targets.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was tightlipped yesterday over their transfer targets.

Wenger maintained it was "difficult" to talk about potential transfer targets - even if rival clubs do not show the same respect to Arsenal.

On Valencia midfielder Juan Mata, he commented: "I like the player, but that does not mean we will buy him."

Wenger also insisted there was "not a lot to say" about Arsenal's interest in Everton defender Phil Jagielka, with one £10m bid already rebuffed.

"The player is under contract at Everton. If we want to buy a player, we need first the agreement of the club," he said.

 
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