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Arsenal legend believes Podolski signing is a step in the right direction

17:43 17 July 2012

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Ian Wright hailed the Gunners new signing

Arsenal legend Ian Wright believes that it is a positive sign that the Gunners signed Lukas Podolski.

The German, who has 101 caps for his country at the age of 27, completed a deal from Cologne and has linked up with his new team-mate.

“He is an established German international and it’s good to see Arsenal sign a striker like this,” Wright told The Sun.

“Whether Podolski gets the chance to play with Van Persie remains to be seen.”

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