Fabrizio Romano reveals Arsenal have despatched scouts to observe €50m participant after ‘Odegaard really helpful him to Arteta’
Arsenal have despatched scouts to observe two Actual Sociedad gamers following a advice from captain Martin Odegaard.
Arsenal have loved a wonderful season underneath Mikel Arteta and will finish the marketing campaign as Premier League champions.
The Gunners have a four-point lead over Manchester Metropolis on the prime of the desk, having performed one recreation greater than their closest rivals.
Whereas their instant focus is on the title race and Friday’s match towards Southampton, Arsenal are already looking forward to the summer season switch window and potential signings that would assist them of their return to Champions League soccer subsequent season.
Switch professional Fabrizio Romano has now confirmed the north London have despatched scouts to observe two Actual Sociedad gamers; Martin Zubimendi and Robin Le Normand.
“Arsenal despatched their scouts to observe each Martin Zubimendi and Robin Le Normand this yr as they’re doing glorious with Actual Sociedad, however nothing is concrete but,” wrote Romano, in his substack for CaughtOffside.
“The Gunners’ plans on new signings will likely be made within the subsequent weeks, nothing is superior but. The value for Le Normand is the discharge clause: €50m.”
Spanish outlet Relevo (through Tribal Soccer) declare Arsenal had been satisfied to maintain tabs on Actual Sociedad centre-back Le Normand following a advice from Odegaard.
Odegaard performed alongside each Zubimendi and Le Normand whereas on mortgage at Sociedad from Actual Madrid within the 2019-20 marketing campaign.
Arsenal had been strongly linked with Spain worldwide Zubimendi within the January switch window.
Barcelona are additionally stated to have an interest within the midfielder and examine him as a possible alternative for Sergio Busquets, who is anticipated to depart the Catalan membership on the finish of the season.
Talking earlier this yr, Zubimendi has performed down the probabilities of becoming a member of Arsenal in the summertime.
When requested in regards to the switch stories, he stated: “Rumours, rumours, as a result of I informed my supervisor that I didn’t need to hear something, particularly in winter.
“Leaving Actual Sociedad apart with the season we’re having can be illogical. Right here I’m very comfortable.
“I look ahead to a quiet summer season.”