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Iker Casillas To Arsenal?

Iker Casillas backArsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla says that the Gunners are interested in signing Iker Casillas from Real Madrid, while he has spoken to the goalkeeper about a potential switch to the Emirates Stadium.

Casillas lost his regular starting spot in La Liga for Real Madrid under Jose Mourinho last season and it is a situation that has continued into the current campaign, despite the Portuguese being replaced on the bench by Carlo Ancelotti.

Casillas’s situation has alerted a number of clubs to his fringe status, including Arsenal, Cazorla claims.

“I’ve told him [I want him to join Arsenal], but so far he has just been curious about my experience in England”, the Spanish midfielder told Sport360.

“His situation is very complicated, but he has to make a decision.

“Lots of clubs want him, including Arsenal, but I think that it would be very difficult to leave Real Madrid because of what the club represents.

“He knows what he has [at Real Madrid] and what he could find at another club.”

Casillas is expected to feature as Spain’s number 1 at the summer’s World Cup, something which is likely to place any transfer developments on hold until after the finals in Brazil.

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