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Some Arsenal fans react to report that Lacazette and Nketiah could leave in the summer

Sam Preston February 16, 2021
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Arsenal are likely to let Eddie Nketiah and Alexandre Lacazette leave in the summer, according to Football.London.

They report both strikers’ contracts will have one year left by the time next season kicks off.

The report also says that Arsenal are holding off on a contract extension for David Luiz.

Mikel Arteta and Edu did plenty of work during last month’s transfer window in terms of trimming the squad.


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That looks set to continue into the summer and Arteta could be clearing the decks to revamp his frontline.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could take up the reigns up front, with Nicolas Pepe or Gabriel Martinelli coming in on the left.

Martinelli could also play up front, while Folarin Balogun could also get more gametime through the middle.

The report seemed to go down well with some Arsenal fans on Twitter, so here’s the best reaction:
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Sam Preston is an NCTJ gold standard news and sports journalist who studied with the Press Association. He also has a 2:1 law with French law degree from the University of Birmingham, which included a year studying at Bordeaux Montaigne University. He is an FA Level 1 football coach who appeared on the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire show in 2018 and has also written digital football content and match-day programme pieces for Colchester United, Mansfield Town and Stockport County.