Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wanted by Southampton .

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wanted by Southampton

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Southampton are interested in securing the services of Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on transfer deadline day. 

This has been reported by The Sun, who claim that the Saints are looking at the possibility of landing the England international on loan. 

Oxlade-Chamberlain, of course, started his career at St Mary's but completed a move to north London back in 2011. 


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Despite making almost 100 Premier League appearances for the Gunners, the 22-year-old has failed to establish himself as a key man for the club this season. 

In fact, he has only completed 90 minutes on two occasions in England's elite division this season. 

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Southampton interest 

It's far from certain, however, as to whether the Gunners would be prepared to offload Oxlade-Chamberlain for the short-term. 

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One thing is for sure, with the close of the transfer window very much on the horizon, Southampton must move quickly. 

Decision time 

A move this late in the transfer window would come as a major surprise, but you wouldn't blame the versatile Arsenal midfielder for thinking about it. 

Ultimately, Oxlade-Chamberlain needs game time as he goes in search of securing a place in Roy Hodgson's England squad for Euro 2016. 

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But with Arsenal still challenging for three major trophies, surely Oxlade-Chamberlain will be able to stamp his mark on the side over the coming weeks and months. 

Should Oxlade-Chamberlain return to Southampton on loan? Have your say below! 

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