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Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is keen to bolster his attacking options by bringing the forward to the Emirates Stadium, but the 25-year-old has insisted he is happy at his club

Atletico Madrid forward Adrian has downplayed speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal and insisted he is happy at the Vicente Calderon.

Goal.com revealed that Gunners boss Arsene Wenger was hoping to bring the Spain international to the Premier League after cooling his interest in Barcelona’s David Villa.

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However, despite talk intensifying of an imminent move to the Emirates Stadium, Adrian has revealed he tries to ignore the rumours.

"I try to isolate myself from the rumours," he told Marca. "We are used to them and do not take them seriously. I am very happy at Atletico.

"I am happy here and it is my intention to continue here. The good thing at the moment is that the team is doing very well. I would like to stay for a while yet."

The 25-year-old netted in the 2-0 win over Levante on Sunday to take his tally to three in 17 La Liga appearances so far this season.

Atletico sit in second spot in the table behind Barcelona and will be hoping to keep hold of the forward who currently has an €18 million (£15.1m) buy-out clause in his contract.

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