Date: 23rd March 2011 at 12:01pm
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have poached yet another young talented prospect in 15-year-old Hertha Berlin defender for a reported £250,000.

The centre-back spent a week on trial at the last month and clearly impressed Wenger and co, according to Sportsmail.

The German starlet, who has been offered a three-year deal with , spoke of his delight:

‘I’ve dreamt about being a professional, and Arsenal is a huge opportunity.’

Hertha Berlin’s Under-16 coach Frank Vogel spoke of Siemann’s attributes. Vogel said:

‘He is dynamic, strong and good in one-on-ones.’

Leander Siemann will join the Gunners esteemed youth academy in the summer where he will further his development in the English game.

Although it’s great to see acquire highly-rated youth players, personally, I truly believe the Frenchman needs to focus more on the present rather than the future of the club.

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