Arsenal have reportedly made contact with the representatives of Norwich Metropolis midfielder Emiliano Buendia.
The Gunners are determined to signal an attacking playmaker as they give the impression of being to interchange Mesut Ozil, who is ready to depart for Fenerbahce.
In response to Fabrizio Romano, Arsenal have made contact with Emiliano Buendia’s agent. The Italian switch skilled, nonetheless, claims that no formal talks have been held with the Canaries, who’re stated to worth the participant at £40 million.
Emiliano Buendia impressed together with his performances within the Premier League final season, regardless of Norwich Metropolis getting relegated to the Championship.
He has continued his good kind this season and has been one of many standout gamers within the Championship, scoring seven objectives and registering seven assists from 20 video games.
Emiliano Buendia has confirmed that he has what it takes to excel within the Premier League. He has subsequently attracted the eye of Arsenal, who’ve been seeking to signal an attacking midfielder because the summer time switch window.
The Gunners had a horrendous begin to the Premier League season. Nonetheless, Mikel Arteta has overseen a mini-revival in current weeks, together with his aspect successful three video games and drawing one in all their final 4 matches.
Arsenal nonetheless lack the creativity that will assist them climb up the desk and problem for the UEFA Champions League locations.
They may possible discover it troublesome to persuade Norwich Metropolis to let go of Emiliano Buendia because the Canaries need to acquire promotion again to the Premier League this season.
Arsenal could not be capable of completely signal Emiliano Buendia from Norwich Metropolis in January
Arsenal have been unable to dump gamers within the final two switch home windows.
The potential departure of Mesut Ozil will assist cut back their wage invoice significantly however is not going to elevate a lot funds for future transfers.
Norwich Metropolis expect huge cash for Emiliano Buendia. Nonetheless, Fabrizio Romano claims that Arsenal at present have solely £18 million to spend.
It, subsequently, seems unlikely that this deal will happen in January.
Printed 17 Jan 2021, 16:24 IST