Arsenal performed out an entertaining 2-2 draw with Rangers on Saturday at Ibrox. The Gunners went behind early within the recreation and needed to depend on new boy Nuno Tavares to attain on his debut to equalize. The Scottish facet took the lead as soon as once more after the break earlier than Eddie Nketiah scored late to attract stage. The sport was additional proof that Mikel Arteta’s squad wants just a few upgrades over the summer season.
Arsenal try to herald a midfielder to the Emirates earlier than the tip of August. The Gunners additionally wish to strengthen their backline and are anticipated to see just a few departures this summer season.
On that observe, let’s check out the most important Arsenal switch information from 18 July 2021.
Arsenal submit €45m provide for Serie A star
Arsenal have submitted a €45m provide for Manuel Locatelli, in accordance with The Onerous Sort out through Sport Mediaset. The Gunners are determined to deliver the Italian to the Emirates and have made him their primary midfield goal this summer season. Juventus are additionally within the Sassuolo star, and Locatelli himself prefers a transfer to Turin. Nonetheless, Mikel Arteta just isn’t prepared to just accept defeat but.
Arsenal have recognized the Serie A midfielder as the perfect alternative for Granit Xhaka. The Gunners have already submitted an preliminary €40m provide for Locatelli. Nonetheless, Sassuolo have turned it down hoping that the Bianconeri, who’re additionally within the participant, will provide a considerable quantity for the Italian.
Nonetheless, Juventus are solely proposing a mortgage cope with a €30m obligation to purchase underneath a number of preset situations.
Sassuolo have no real interest in a mortgage deal and the Bianconeri’s provide doesn’t replicate their valuation of the 23-year-old both. Arsenal, as such, are edging nearer to their man, with Juventus unlikely to match their newest provide. Locatelli might be fascinated by becoming a member of the Gunners if a transfer to Turin doesn’t materialize.
Gunners getting ready £10m bid for Turkish fullback
Arsenal are getting ready a £10m bid for Mert Muldur, in accordance with The Onerous Sort out through Ekrem Konur. The Gunners imagine the Sassuolo right-back could be an ideal alternative for Hector Bellerin. The Turkey worldwide has managed solely 54 appearances for the Serie A facet over the previous two seasons, however Mikel Arteta is happy with what he has seen.
Arsenal are additionally drawn to his versatility, because the 22-year-old can play on both flank. Muldur at present has two years left on his contract, so it won’t be simple for the Gunners to lure him away. The transfer, nevertheless, will depend upon Bellerin’s future.
Inter Milan affirm curiosity in Arsenal star
Giuseppe Marotta, chief government of Inter Milan, has confirmed that the Serie A giants are maintaining tabs on Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin. The Spaniard is anticipated to go away the Emirates this summer season after falling out of favor underneath Mikel Arteta.
In a dialog with Sky Italia, Marotta revealed that the Nerazzurri are monitoring each Bellerin and Alex Telles of Manchester United as potential replacements for Achraf Hakimi.
“Hector Bellerin is a participant we’re following… however I am unable to say extra. Alex Telles? I am unable to exclude this risk however we’re making our plans and we’ll see,” stated Marotta.