Arsenal morning round-up: Paulista transfer close, two more lined up to follow

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A round up of morning news stories related to Arsenal.

The Herald in Scotland claims Arsenal are putting the final touches on a deal to sign Gabriel Paulista.

Arsenal have been given permission by the Home Office to push ahead with a deal, which provides Arsene Wenger with another defensive option.

The paper claims he’s now expected to complete a move to the Gunners before the close of the transfer window this Monday.

The Daily Star has reported that two more defenders could follow Paulista to Arsenal before the transfer window slams shut.

The paper claims right-back Joao Pereira and centre-back Adil Rami are both currently targets for the Gunners.

Whether Valencia and AC Milan would be open to letting either player leave in the middle of an important remains to be seen.

Theo Walcott has told the Daily Star that Tomas Rosicky is one of the most talented players at Arsenal.

Walcott has detailed how the midfielder impresses his teammates with slick skills every single day in training.

Walcott says Rosicky’s ability to turn and put a defence on the back foot is the most impressive quality he possesses.

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