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He’s better than Song! Twitter reacts to Arsenal’s swoop for Sahin
Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin is reportedly close to joining Arsenal on loan, sending Twitter into overdrive
Arsenal are reportedly on the verge of landing Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin on a season-long loan deal.
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The reports come after Gunners accepted a £14.9m offer for Alex Song from Barcelona on Saturday – and the club’s supporters welcomed the move for the Turkey midfielder on Twitter.
Here are some of the Tweets that caught our eye.
Liverpool fan Liam Tomkins (@liam_tomkins) can understand why Sahin opted for Arsenal: “Can’t begrudge Nuri Sahin choosing a Champions League club. Admire the ambition in going for him, but ultimately out of #LFC’s reach at this time.”
Arsenal fan Matthew Aguilera (@Matt_Aguilera) is delighted by the reports: “It’s ok! Nuri Sahin is going to turn up at Arsenal after all. He’s a bit tasty apparently.”
Arsenal News (@AfcGoonerNews) is revelling in the news the Gunners have apparently pipped Liverpool to the midfielder’s signature: “Good news, Nuri Sahin deal is likely to include purchase at end of season option, for as little as £10m. #LFC have been robbed.”
Now, Femi Martins Oki (@yardboy85) wants a further two midfielders: “Wenger must try and get Adam Johnson and M’Villa with Nuri Sahin, we will be set for the whole season #Arsenal!”
But Aza Hoque (@luzariz) reckons the loan signing shows Arsenal’s diminishing stature: “Nuri Sahin on loan? Big clubs don’t get players on loan!”
Joe Holt (@Joe_Holt15) hails Sahin’s imminent arrival: “Announced on radio that we basically have Nuri Sahin! Midfield will be epic. All we need now is a decent winger in my opinion. Walcott out!”
Connor Wilton (@ConnorJayWilton) is pleased to see Wenger making a signing after Song joined Barcelona on Saturday: “Looks like Nuri Sahin is set to join Arsenal on loan, with an option to buy at the end of the year. Good acquisition after losing Song!”
Arsenal fan 50ShadesOfMattGray (@MattGray97) believes Sahin will prove to be better than Song: “Nuri Sahin is better than Alex Song. Once again, fantastic business by Wenger.”
And Sean Fahey (@seanytomas) reckons Arsenal will have the best midfield in the Premier League:“Nuri Sahin signed on loan with a view to a permanent deal, get in there. United may have the best attack but we’ve got the best midfield.”
Finally, Sanj Bharadva (@sanjbharadva) is excited by Sahin – on YouTube: “Nuri Sahin loaned to Arsenal will be confirmed this week. Fantastic player, check out some of his goals and assists on YouTube. Fabulous!”
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