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The departure of Arsene Wenger after 22-years of service seems to have brought the whole club together and new manager Unai Emery
is working hard around the clock to bring in reinforcements this summer to take Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League table. The Gunners finished 6th on the points table last season and will be part of the Europa League, giving them a chance to play their fringe players while focussing completely on the domestic league campaign.
Former AS Monaco manager Unai Emery has already brought in veteran Swiss defender Stephen Lichtsteiner from Juventus on a free transfer but is still very much in the transfer market for players who could strengthen Arsenal’s defence and make them solid in the middle of the pitch. Arsenal Transfer Rumours are dominating the headlines with almost a new player linked with the North London club every day. Through this article, we will try and bring you the Latest Arsenal Transfer News from around the world. Let us take a look at some of the Latest Arsenal Transfer News that have dominated the newspaper across Europe in the past 24 hours.
Arsenal Transfer News 2018 – Bernd Leno on his way to the Emirates Stadium
According to SportsBild
in Germany, Arsenal are set to sign German goal-keeper Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen. Leno is a hugely talented keeper who was part of Germany’s Confederation Cup squad last summer but missed out on Joachim Löw’s 23 man squad for the World Cup in Russia this summer.
The deal is expected to cost Arsenal
somewhere in the region £20m to £25m and he is expected to take the number 1 goalkeeping spot at the club with Petr Cech staying on as the number 2 in a supporting role for the youngster.
Leverkusen recently signed Lukas Hradecky from Eintracht Frankfurt, which has made Leno surplus to requirement giving the club a chance to sell him for a hefty profit. In his 304 appearances for the German outfit, Leno has managed to keep exactly 100 clean sheets. He was previously being targeted by Napoli and Chelsea but it appears that the Gunners are front-runners at the moment and are likely to seal the transfer in the next few days.
Arsenal Latest Transfer News – Arsenal and Sampdoria agree on a deal for the transfer of Lucas Torreira
According to the latest Arsenal Transfer News 2018, Italian outfit Sampdoria have agreed on a deal with Arsenal over the transfer of Lucas Torreira and the Uruguayan will very soon sign a 5-year deal with the Gunners. As per Italian news outlet Gazzetta Dello Sport
, the deal will cost Arsenal around €30m, which is €5m more than Torreira’s release clause in his contract.
There was interest in Torreira from clubs such as Napoli and Borussia Dortmund, however, Arsenal managed to beat them with a bigger bid. Torreira is currently with the Uruguayan national team preparing for their World Cup opener against Egypt on 15th June.
Torreira has spent the last two season with Sampdoria before which he was part of fellow Italian side Pescara. His addition will be a big boost for Arsenal, who have lacked that strength in central midfield.
Arsenal Latest Transfer Rumours – New Deal for Maitland-Niles
Highly-rated Arsenal youngster Ainsley Maitland-Niles has signed a new bumper deal with Arsenal. The full-back enjoyed a breakthrough campaign with the Gunners last season making a total of 28 appearances for the club.
Former Arsenal manager Wenger used him in various roles last season, whether that was in the full-backs role or as a wing-back or even in his preferred midfield position. He will be donning the number 15 jersey for the upcoming season.
The 20-year-old joined Arsenal at the age of 9 and has done exceeding well for the Under-20 England side as he was part of their World Cup-winning campaign last year. He is a hugely talented player, who development should continue without any hindrance under new manager Emery.
Football Transfer News Arsenal – Arsenal lose out on a teenager, as he decides to join PSG
According to Latest Arsenal Transfer News, PSG youngster Yacine Adli is all set to sign a 3-year professional contract with the French Ligue 1 Champions after almost committing his future with the Gunners.
Arsenal had almost guaranteed his signing after offering him a professional contract with guarantees over the playing time. However, it seems that PSG were not very keen to let Adli go out so easily and offered him a contract of their own, which according to French news outlet L’Equipe, has led to the player changing his mind at the last moment.
There were reports that European giants Real Madrid and Bayern Munich were also interested in signing him but the Gunners had managed to take the lead, which is why this sudden piece of Arsenal Transfer Rumours would have left them hugely disappointed.
With the World Cup starting in just over a few hours, Arsenal and other clubs across Europe are working overtime to complete deals which have been in the pipeline for some time. We should be getting more Arsenal Transfer News 2018 with each passing hour.
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