€16m Rated Star Signing To Be Finalised In January As Arsenal In Advance Negotiation

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Arsenal are reportedly chasing after Udinese starlet Jakub Jankto in January.

Arsenal have been monitoring the player since last summer transfer window but they couldn’t seal his move to the North London club before the close of the transfer window last summer.

According to CalcioMercato, the Czech International youngster is one of Arsenal’s transfer targets in January.

Jakub Jankto 21, joined Serie A club Udinese, from SK Slavia Prague in 2014 for a reported fee of €700,000 but he was immediately loaned out.

He has 12 appearances and has scored a single goal for Udinese so far this season The 22-year-old Czech International who plays as a midfielder is also getting attention from Juventus and AC Milan.

According to reports, Arsenal are ahead of Juventus and AC Milan in the race to sign the player.

Jankto is said to be valued at €16 million and considering the inflation in the transfer window, his price tag is fair enough..

Arsenal might lose Leon Goretzka’s signature as Barcelona are showing strong interest in the player.

The Blaugrana are set to compete with Arsenal for the 22-year-old German midfielder in January.

Barcelona are also ready to discuss business with Arsenal for Mesut Ozil’s signature also in January.

According to Le 10 Sport, AC Milan are ready to let go of Andre Silva and Arsenal have shown interest in the Portuguese striker.

Arsenal currently occupy the fifth position in the Premier League table while Barcelona remain first in the Spanish La liga standings.

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