The CSKA Moscow midfielder, who has been linked with a move to the Emirates, created two of Russia’s three goals against Saudi Arabia
Two assists and a goal for Aleksandr Golovin sent Arsenal fans wild about the prospect of him coming to the Emirates.
Russia’s young prodigy starred for the hosts as they opened up their World Cup in style with a 5-0 thrashing of Saudi Arabia.
He has been heavily linked with a move to the Gunners after ex-manager Arsene Wenger confirmed he was a fan of the 22-year-old before their Europa League clash with CSKA Moscow in March.
And although Juventus looks like his most likely destination this summer, fans have been urging new boss Unai Emery to follow up on that interest by signing the CSKA midfielder.
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