PHOTO: Arsenal star Podolski pokes fun at Ashley Cole on Instagram

Lukas Podolski Pre FA Cup Press Conference

Lukas Podolski has been busy on the photoshop this week.

When Arsenal were rumoured to be considering the sale of Lukas Podolski this summer it was a potential deal that left most Arsenal fans with a bloody nose.

Poldi may not be the most pivotal player at the club but his popularity with fans is unwavering - the Arsenal faithful would not have been happy if he was sold.

One of the main reasons why Podolski has become so popular with the fans is because of his use f social media. Often on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram - he does not mind letting the fans into his world.

But yesterday he did something that has endeared him to the fans even more.

Ashley Cole is not popular around North London, mainly for the way in which he forced a move to Chelsea back in 2006. Cole is now at Italian side AS Roma and this summer made headlines for his hilariously awkward 'lurking' photo at the team's photo-call.

Arsenal had their team photo this week and Podolski decided to show off his photoshop skills by pasting in Cole to the proceedings.

Arsenal fans love it, and they love Podolski - no he must try to make them smile for what he does on the pitch.

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