Will Alexis Claude Maurice follow Guendouzi to be the next Gooner off the Lorient Express?

Next off the Lorient Express?
Since the arrival of Arsenal’s current Club Captain, Laurent Kioscielny, there have seemingly been close links between Lorient and The Gunners. Certainly the likes of Giles Sunu, Francis Coquelin and Joel Campbell have had loan spells there with the Brittany-based team.
One might logically have assumed that the links were down to the friendship between long time Les Merlus manager, Christian Gourcuff and ex-Arsenal supremo, Arsene Wenger. The former left Lorient in 2014 and of course, Wenger finally departed in 2017 but the Arsenal surprised most of the football world by swooping last summer for an unknown (outside of Brittany) starlet Matteo Guendouzi.
Since the midfielder’s arrival, I have followed, interviewed on radio and stayed in touch with the supporters behind Lorient Fan Site @ASMerlus. They expressed surprise at A...

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