LON­DON IS CALL­ING FOR YOUNG POLE

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AR­SE­NAL are ex­pected to push ahead with their in­ter­est in teenage Le­gia War­saw mid­fielder Krys­tian Bielik dur­ing the Jan­uary trans­fer win­dow.

The 6ft 2in 17-year-old is viewed as an emerg­ing prospect by the Gun­ners.

But Le­gia, who only signed the Pole last year and have him under con­tract un­til 2017, are hold­ing out for a fee in ex­cess of £2mil­lion.

Bielik has told the Pol­ish press of be­ing im­pressed by Ar­se­nal dur­ing a trip to Eng­land be­fore Christ­mas.

He said: “I hope that the two clubs come to­gether and I go to Lon­don to ful­fil my dreams.

“Arsene Wenger knows that I have the skills and am de­ter­mined to win.

“He wants to sign me as soon as pos­si­ble.”

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