Arsenal close to reaching an agreement with Zenit for Arshavin in£15m deal

26 January 2009 09:04
Deal or no deal? Arsenal have set a deadline of today to complete the signing of Russian midfielder Andrei Arshavin from Zenit St Peterburg Arsenal are understood to have set a deadline of today to complete the transfer and the Zenit board were meeting today to hear from Mitrofanov and make a decision on the offer. Arshavin is at Zenit's pre-season training camp in Dubai but played no part in their opening match against the Uzbekistan national team on Saturday.   More. Cardiff deserved a replay, admits relieved Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger as Andrei Arshavin deal draws closer Cardiff 0 Arsenal 0: Dragons breathing fire again and Gunners are glad to escape the den ARSENAL FC NEWS FROM ACROSS THE WEB  

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