Agent Confirm Arsenal Closing In On Signing CB- Medicals BOOKED For Tuesday

Follow ooh to be a Gooner on Facebook and Twitter for more latest Arsenal news, match analysistransfer news, injury newsteam news and rumours from reliable sources around the World.

Report from the Metro claims Arsenal have made Caglar Soyuncu a target this summer with the defender’s agent confirming he is already pushing for a move to the Premier League.

Soyuncu has made 47 appearances for Freiburg since joining the club in 2016 but the 21-year-old is being heavily linked with the Gunners ahead of the 2018/19 campaign.

BBC claims Arsenal are closing in on an agreement for Soyuncu, with head of recruitment Sven Mislintat a keen admirer of the Turkey centre-back. Soyuncu’s agent, Mustafa Dogru, has now revealed that he has held talks with several clubs ahead of the summer transfer window.

Speaking to football.london, Dogru said: ‘The main objective of the player is to play in the Premier League, that I can tell you at the moment ‘We are negotiating with some clubs, but I can’t give the name of the clubs – I’m sorry.

‘Next week we will have some meetings and I think in 10 or 15 days his situation will be clear. ‘They (Freiburg) are open to negotiations.’ It’s understood Freiburg are demanding a fee of around £35million for the highly-rated Turkey international.

Freiburg director Jochen Saier claimed the rumours of an imminent move to Arsenal are ‘total nonsense’. Asked about the speculation earlier this month, Saier told Bild: ‘This is total nonsense. Arsenal did not contact me and there is no offer.’

Follow oohtobeagooner on Facebook and Twitter for more latest Arsenal transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours.

Loading...