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Everton defender targets Arsenal

08:29 05 July 2012

Joseph Yobo, Nigeria

Joseph Yobo, Nigeria

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Joseph Yobo wants to play against the Gunners

Former Everton defender and Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo would love to play for Nigeria against Arsenal.

It is not known whether the management will be making changes to the side ahead of August’s friendly in Abuja but the 31-year-old, who has spent the last two seasons at Fenerbahce would love the chance to take on the Gunners.

“It would really be nice to play against Arsenal but we have to wait and see how things will turn out”.

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