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Wojciech Szczesny to join Juventus soon

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Wojciech Szczesny is set to sign for Juventus this summer after skipping Arsenal’s pre-season tour.

Szczesny could leave Arsenal for Juventus on a permanent basis in the upcoming days for a fee in the region of £13 million.The Poland international hasn’t played a game for the Gunners since New Year’s Day 2015 after being caught smoking in the showers after a loss to Southampton.Juventus are looking to wrap up the signing of Wojciech Szczesny from Arsenal by the end of this week.

Bad result yesterday. Now focus on Chievo! ?

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Juve have targeted Szczesny as Gianluigi Buffon’s long-term successor after tracking his progress on loan at Roma.Szczesny has only one year left on his contract at the Emirates so it seems all but certain he’ll leave the club in the coming weeks, with Petr Cech entrenched between the posts in North London.

Szczesny has only one year left on his contract at the Emirates so it seems all but certain that he’ll leave the club in the coming weeks, with Petr Cech entrenched between the bars in North London.Szczesny’s permanent exit would pave the way for Emiliano Martinez to become Cech’s deputy in 2017-18, with Arsenal ready to cash in on wantaway David Ospina, too.Szczesny played five seasons for Wenger in the Premier League.