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Kim Källström To Join Arsenal On Loan

31/01/2014 14:34 GMT | Updated 31/01/2014 14:59 GMT
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STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - NOVEMBER 19: Kim Kaellstroem of Sweden runs with the ball during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier Play-off Second Leg match between Sweden and Portugal at Friends Arena on November 19, 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images,)

Arsenal are set to sign Sweden midfielder Kim Källström on loan until the end of the season.

Källström, 31, is in London to complete a medical and agree terms ahead of a deadline day move to the Gunners from Spartak Moscow.

Although the Gunners are yet to comment officially on the deal, Spartak official Dmitri Popov confirmed the veteran is likely to join Arsène Wenger's side.

"Arsenal want to sign Kim," said Popov. "Our sporting director Roman Askhabadze has been speaking to Arsenal. It is a loan deal until the end of the season."