The Manchester City captain sang the praises of the Arsenal frontman ahead of Belgium's clash with Netherlands, but United remain favourites to secure the striker's signature
The Dutch forward's future has been subject to widespread speculation this summer after he revealed that he would not sign a new contract at the Emirates Stadium.
Both champions City and Italian giants Juventus have expressed their interest, but it appears that Manchester United are the frontrunners to secure the 29-year-old's signature.
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"He's a great player. He's proved it so many times last season and any team he would play for he'd make it stronger."
The Belgium international is set to lock horns with the Gunners captain when his nation face Netherlands at the Koning Boudewijn Stadion on Wednesday evening in a friendly.