Barcelona ready to turn to Arjen Robben if bid for Arsenal star Cesc Fabregas fails - report

Barcelona are eyeing a move for Bayern Munich and Netherlands star Arjen Robben, should they fail in their attempt to land Cesc Fabregas from Arsenal this summer, according to a report from El Mundo Deportivo.

Barca are believed to be growing frustrated with the Gunners' refusal to discuss a move for Fabregas and are now apparently switching their attention to Robben, who shone during the Bavarians' Champions League run and continues to perform well at the World Cup.

The Catalan giants are also confident that, even if their move for Fabregas fails this summer, they are sure to land him at the close of the 2010/11 season, even though his contract at the Emirates lasts until 2015.

The fact that Franck Ribery has already committed to Bayern also means that the Bundesliga outfit would be less reluctant to allow Robben to leave.

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