Despite Eddie Nketiah’s upswing, Arsenal are set to sign a forward this summer.
Nketiah, who scored twice against Chelsea midweek, and Alexandre Lacazette are both out of a contract with a couple of months to go.
So at least one hitman will be arriving in north London soon – and it looks like Gabriel Jesus is a potential candidate.
Corresponding the athleteGunners’ transfer guru Edu has been talking about making that happen for months and when it happens it will be a masterstroke from the Brazilian.
That’s because Gabriel is out of contract with Manchester City next summer, meaning the Citizens can’t ask for a staggering sum.
With only 14 months left on his contract, this could be a huge bargain for Arsenal.
Recall that Gabriel scored four goals for Pep Guardiola’s side on Saturday, underscoring his undeniable threat in attack.
And the fact Arsenal could get such a player for a reduced fee makes it a potentially crazy deal from the Londoners’ perspective.
Corresponding Yahoo SportsThe Emirates Stadium team have already made the player a ‘huge’ offer in terms of personal terms, around £5.5million a year.
It’s also worth noting that Gabriel could be a title winner again this summer as Guardiola’s troops compete for glory at the top of the Premier League standings.
So for the Gunners to sign a shooter this Prolific, from a title-winning team, and for a relatively small fee considering the length of the contract, well, this might be the best deal Edu gets all summer.
In other news, Dan Burn has said something almost unbelievable about Ryan Fraser
https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2022/04/24/edu-may-soon-pull-masterstroke-at-arsenal-huge-offer-already-made-our-view/ Edu could soon be a masterstroke at Arsenal, “huge” offer has already been made – in our view