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According to a report from the Daily Star French winger, Achille Degan has arrived North London and has set up camp outside Arsenal’s London Colney training ground in the hopes of securing a trail with the club.
He told the Daily Star: “I am courageous and determined.
“I want to show by my courage that I can succeed and to show the world that only willpower, perseverance, fight, work and vision can take us where we want to go.
“These are good values. I want a chance of a few days or a month to prove myself.
“I know that with Arsene Wenger and the team, I will become an excellent and great player. I will change and bring something new, different.
“The coach does not know me yet but I know him and I admire him.
“I respect the work he has been doing for all these years and I don’t think it is over, he still has much to give to Arsenal. Much more.”
Degan played with Saint-Lo Manche last season. He was released in the summer with three other players as the club looked to reshape.
The 24-year-old also spent four seasons with the French club earning a total of 96 appearances scoring 8 goals in total.