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'Like Sanchez', 'the perfect fit': Some Arsenal fans want to move for 24-year-old at end of season

A number of Arsenal fans have been discussing whether they’d want the Gunners to move for Allan Saint-Maximin if Newcastle get relegated.

The 24-year-old winger was linked with the Emirates Stadium last summer, the Northern Echo claiming Mikel Arteta had him high up on his wanted list.

Saint-Maximin obviously ended up staying put at St James’ Park, but he’s had a tough time with injury and illness this season, and is currently out with a groin injury.

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Meanwhile, Newcastle are having a torrid season and are currently just two points clear of the relegation zone, having lost 3-0 at the hands of fellow strugglers Brighton last time out.

Saint-Maximin is a high-calibre player who boasts speed and trickery in abundance, is a nightmare for opposition defenders, and is a great passer of the ball.

Is he a good shout for Arsenal if Newcastle end up going down? Here is what some fans have been saying:

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