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Scottish Fans React to Reports Ex-Rangers Defender David Bates is a Target For Arsenal

Scottish Fans React to Reports Ex-Rangers Defender David Bates is a Target For Arsenal

Ex-Rangers centre-back David Bates is being lined with a surprise move to Premier League giants Arsenal today – and the news has left Scottish fans more than a little bit miffed.

The former Raith Rovers defender left Ibrox last summer on a free transfer to join Hamburg in Bundesliga 2, Germany’s second tier, and his performances since arriving German football appear to have won him plenty of admirers.

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According to the Daily Record, Arsenal are at the head of a queue of clubs looking to bring Bates back to the UK, with their scouts submitting several glowing reports on the 22-year-old.

Everton and Southampton are also linked with a potential move for Bates but the news has fans all over the country at a loss to explain Bates’s incredible assent.

Some really rate him, whilst others are refusing to buy into the hype surrounding the ‘Ginger Ramos’:

Do you think David Bates is heading to the top of European football?

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