Arsenal Set To Sign Barcelona’s Pedro To Rejoin Him With Alexis

Arsenal handed cut price to sign Pedro Rodriguez. [Picture: Getty]

Arsenal handed cut price to sign Pedro Rodriguez. [Picture: Getty]

Arsenal’s delve in the upcoming transfer window seems to be taking a rather speedy fashion as there are reports that the Gunners are set to land want-away Spanish star Pedro Rodriguez.

Arsenal have been handed a boost in their pursuit of want-away world cup winner Pedro.

Popular Spanish media outlet, claim that the Gunners are set to land the £10.8million cut-price transfer of Barcelona winger Pedro.

It is no secret that Arsene Wenger is on the lookout for world class targets this summer as the Frenchman plans for a major title charge next season.

Wenger, who would be entering the second year of his 3 year contract at the end of this term, was reportedly keen on landing the out of favour winger last summer. But the move was cut short by new Barca manager Luis Enrique.

Pedro on the other hand this season, has struggled for playing time as he is behind Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez in the pecking order. claim the 27-year-old is reportedly keen to land a high salary and believes he can only get that from a Premier League club.

Wenger, learning the reduced fee for Pedro is sure to move quickly for the pacy winger to rejoin him with Alexis Sanchez, as Manchester City have also reportedly joined the race for the attacker.

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