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Arsene Wenger reveals Arsenals failed transfer bid for Jadon Sancho

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Jadon Sancho scored his first Englands goals during Tuesdays 5-3 win over Kosovo (Picture: Getty)

Arsene Wenger has tipped Jadon Sancho for super stardom and revealed he attempted to sign Englands teenage sensation for Arsenal.

The 19-year-old marked his eighth senior international appearance with his first goals during last nights 5-3 Euro 2020 qualifying victory over Kosovo.

Sancho took the decision to leave Manchester City two years ago given he was unlikely to be able to force his way into Pep Guardiolas first team plans.

Borussia Dortmund won the race to sign one of the most coveted young players in Europe and Sancho has subsequently thrived in the Bundesliga.

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Jadon Sancho has thrived in the Bundesliga for Borussia Dortmund
Jadon Sancho has thrived in the Bundesliga for Borussia Dortmund (Picture: Getty)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has identified Sancho as one of his primary long-term transfer targets but the winger could have been plying his trade in north London had Wenger been successful in luring the player to London.

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I wanted to take him from Man City when he didnt get the games,” he told beIN SPORTS.

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