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Cazorla: Don't go to Chelsea Cesc, join Arsenal

Santi Cazorla Spain

Spanish star tells international colleague Arsenal is his home.

When it comes to Cesc Fabregas, talk over his future is not dying down.

Santi Cazorla has become the first Arsenal player to publicly urge him to rejoin the club, and snub interest from Chelsea he has learned about.

The former Malaga star told the Spanish press: "I've read that he could go to Chelsea but I'd prefer him to come to Arsenal because he's a great player and they really love him there.

"I don't know what his future is, but I hope that he will be happy and enjoys the team wherever he is."

Cazorla has been at Arsenal since 2012, and ironically it is his presence which it has been claimed makes Arsene Wenger reluctant to bring the Barcelona man back.

Former star Ray Parlour had told The Mirror a week ago that Fabregas was too similar to Cazorla and Ozil to be worth the big money to bring back.

Arsenal's plan to bid for their former player is unknown, and widespread reports suggest it is rivals Chelsea who lead the chase for him.

Fabregas is unlikely to be able to escape Cazorla's thoughts, sharing an international squad with him. Perhaps if the pair can gel together in the World Cup or in warm-up matches, a watching Arsene Wenger may just pull the trigger on a deal.

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