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Twitter convinced that Kim Kardashian is dating THIS Arsenal player

Kim Kardashian paid Arsenal a little visit last night but that didn’t stop them from being dumped out of the Europa League.

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Kim Kardashian was in attendance last night as Arsenal were dumped out of the Europa League by Sporting. However, that’s not the only thing some nosy Twitter users noticed about her trip to North London.

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Twitter gets nosy on Kim Kardashian and a potential Arsenal fling

It doesn’t take bored Twitter users long to ‘connect the dots’, as it were, when a celebrity is in the building at sa high profile football match. Arsenal star William Saliba is surely not dating Kim Kardashian, is he? Surely not? Still, some nice free promotion for Prime there on Kim K’s Instagram story. Check out the replies to this tweet though…People have absolutely no chill.

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Saliba an injury doubt for Arsenal ahead of Crystal Palace clash

William Saliba, just 21 years old but already a mainstay in the heart of defence for Arsenal, picked up a back injury against Sporting and had to be withdrawn. Whether or not that was precautionary remains to be seen. Either way, he’s a big doubt for their London Derby against Palace on Sunday.

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Arsenal can stretch their lead at the summit of the Premier League to eight points with a win over the out-of-form Eagles, who have today sacked their manager Patrick Vieira. Vieira, of course, was the Arsenal captain when the Gunners went an entire season unbeaten in 2003-04. That id the last time they won the title in England.

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Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta relays tactical instructions to his skipper Martin Odegaard. Image via AFP

Arsenal meet Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on Sunday, with kickoff at 16:00 SA time.

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