Arsenal needed a penalty shoot-out to get past West Bromwich Albion in their Capital One Cup third round tie at The Hawthorns yesterday evening.
20 year old German midfielder Thomas Eisfeld put the Gunners in front just over an hour into his first start for the club, but England U21 sensation Saido Berahino drew the hosts level ten minutes later.
Julio Cesar’s agent has claimed that the Brazilian international is closing in on a move to Napoli, Sky Sports understands.
The Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper has been linked with a move to Arsenal since the Hoops relegation to the Championship was confirmed, though the Serie A side appear to be leading in the race for his signature.
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