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Wenger insists Arsenal never wanted Man Utd, Liverpool, Man City & Spurs target

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha. Photo: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha. Photo: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
10:11 AM

Transfer news: Wenger has admitted this morning that Arsenal have never been in the running to sign Crystal Palace wonderkid Wilfried Zaha.

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Reports today suggested that the Eagles ace held talks with Red Devils boss Sir Alex Ferguson in a London hotel over a proposed £15million move to Old Trafford.

The Gunners have been one of the teams linked with a move for the England international but when asked if he would be disappointed to lose out to their north-west rivals on another transfer target, Wenger said: “I don’t know if he [Zaha] will go to Man United. If he goes to Man United good luck him.

“We were never in for Zaha. Never.”

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