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MLS, USMNT, and Real Salt Lake emerging star, Luis Gil, turned down Arsenal when going pro

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There has been a lot from Arsenal about the emergence of American soccer. Ivan Gazidis is a former MLS deputy commissioner. Brek Shea trained at Arsenal a few winters ago. Wenger and other managers have talked about how the US is becoming the next source of talent. Well, here's some evidence of Arsenal actually looking at an American. But it also talks about how difficult it is for players from America to just get a chance because of the work permit rules.

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