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Arsenal defender Sokratis: Good guy Luiz also speaks Greek!

Arsenal defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos says he can form a strong partnership with new arrival David Luiz.

The Greek believes he can form as strong a defensive partnership with Luiz as he did with Mats Hummels at Borussia Dortmund.

"I have known him for a lot of years," Sokratis said of his new team-mate.

"He also speaks some Greek and is a very good guy. I am happy also that we took a player like him, with experience.

"When I was in Dortmund I played with Hummels, who has the same style as David. It was also a very good partnership and it is very good (now with Luiz).

"It was his first game, it is important that we won and we can go from here."

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