Meet Classy Celtic Defender Arsenal Want To Sign

Can't be worse than Chris Smalling.
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Is there a worse piece of news for a football fan than waking to find that their favourite club are linked with Chris Smalling? Getting him to bolster your defence is a bit like sacking your decorator and giving the job to Frank Spencer.

Perhaps Arsenal fans will be happier with another defender linked in this morning's papers. The Daily Mail think that Arsenal are preparing a bid for Celtic's Virgil van Dijk. The 23-year old Dutch centre-back is renowned for his skill on the ball and free-kick taking ability, but is he the man to add a lining of cement to Arsenal's back four? Take a look at his best bits and decide.


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