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Arsenal make last-ditch move for Schalke wonderkid

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly made a last-ditch move to sign Schalke wonderkid Julian Draxler.

The Mirror reports that the Gunners are willing to pay around 40million for the highly-rated midfielder.

Schalke are reportedly demanding a massive 60million fee for the German midfielder, who signed a new two-year contract at the end of last season.

Arsenal scouts has been watching Draxler for a while and Wenger could make a massive dip into the club's 70million-plus transfer kitty to sign the 19-year-old.

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