According to a report, Arsenal and Barcelona are within the race for the signing of a Premier League star.
THE LOWDOWN: MIDFIELDER SEARCH
It was a disappointing finish to the summer time switch window for the Gunners as Aston Villa rejected multiple bids for Douglas Luiz and Palmeiras didn’t even entertain any supply from the North London membership.
With that behind Mikel Arteta, Arsenal are actually centered on the winter switch window which opens after the World Cup, and have began figuring out gamers who might enhance the squad. Villa’s Luis and Youri Tielemans are nonetheless on the Gunners record, whereas Manuel Locatelli and the likes have been listed as nicely.
A Premier League star has now been linked with a transfer to the Emirates as nicely.
THE LATEST: INTEREST REIGNITED
Arsenal have stepped up their curiosity in Wolves midfielder, Ruben Neves, as Barcelona are additionally within the race for his signature.
The Portuguese star, since arriving within the Premier League, has develop into one of many prime performers in his place. He retains getting higher, and lots of have tipped him to hitch a much bigger membership quickly.
According to a report in Spain, Barcelona is now contemplating Neves as a substitute for Sergio Busquets and that has alerted the Gunners to reignite their curiosity in him.
Although Arsenal have had a longstanding curiosity in him, they appear to have been priced out of a transfer for him just lately.
THE VERDICT: INTEREST ON POINT
Neves has two years left on his present Wolves contract and along with his big Premier League expertise, he shall be an excellent signing for the Gunners.
The lack of Champions League soccer on the Emirates has affected Arsenal’s possibilities of signing gamers lately and a return to the elite competitors might be a bonus within the subsequent window.