Transfer News: What is going on at Arsenal?
|Tammy Abraham is a subject of interest from Arsenal, but is he a priority for the Gunners? (Photo credit: Sky Sports)|
We’ll update the list from time to time as news emerge from leading transfer news outlets across the world of football
Arsenal in for 40m Abraham?
Alexander Lacazette is in his final year of contract at Arsenal and he doesn’t look like renewing and Arsenal moved mountains to get Folarin Balogun to extend, with Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Eddie Nketiah also in the mix, is a new striker the priority for Arsenal?
Chelsea are aware of an interest in Tammy Abraham from Arsenal but they are yet to receive a formal bid from the Gunners, reputable journos are on it but does Arsenal need Tammy Abraham? Does Arsenal want another ex-Chelsea player?
Villa keen on Leverkusen’s Bailley
Premier league club Aston Villa have stepped up their interests in Bayer Leverkusen’s midfielder Leon Bailley and are primed to land the Jamaican for a fee in the region of €30 according to reports.
Villa had two reasonable bids turned down by Arsenal for Emile Smith-Rowe but in their bid to strengthen and challenge the top teams next season, they are looking elsewhere and you can tell from the mood in the Bailley camp that he will be happy to switch to Villa.
Gollini undergoes Spurs medical ahead of move
Atalanta goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini has undergone medical at Tottenham Hotspur ahead of a move to the North London club after successful negotiations.
Fabio Patirici has introduced a number of Italian clients to the club since joining as director of football and Hugo Lloris will have a new competition in the Italian goalkeeper who was part of the Atalanta side that achieved champions league football again for the club.
United set to beat Arsenal to Neves deal
Manchester United are set to beat Arsenal to the signing of Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves as the Gunners mull over a move to bolster their erratic midfield.
Arsenal added young Belgian Lokonga earlier in the week and are in the market for a creative midfielder, but with Manchester United being rumored to be interested in the Portuguese, they might just win the race as Arsenal looks in the directions of Houssem Aouar instead.
Will Ramsdale stories go away?
From being linked with a move for Tammy Abraham to being expected to make a 30m bid for Aaron Ramsdale of relegated Sheffield, you must ask yourself, what is going on at Arsenal?
Yes they finished 8th and they need to be busy in the transfer window, but why all these names that can’t really scare opponents? The craze to fill homegrown quota must be the reason but with Sam Johnstone available for less, why will Arsenal opt for Ramsdale? Someone check on them at Arsenal.