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Agent of Napoli midfielder Jorginho has revealed Arsenal’s interest in his client, via the Metro.
The club is reportedly in search of a midfielder ahead of next season and with the club prepared to sanction the exit of Mikel Arteta, Mathieu Flamini and Tomas Rosicky, we have been on a look out for new defensive and central midfielders.
Many top names have been linked with a move to the Emirates but Jorginho’s agent has now revealed the club is monitoring his client.
‘Interest from Arsenal? It’s true,’ said the player’s agent Joao Santos.
‘After the game against Palermo, compliments arrived from Real Madrid as well.
‘Only compliments, nothing more. But it’s pleasing to receive expressions of respect from one of the most prestigious clubs in the world.’
The midfielder has been superb this term and has received plaudits for his performances this season. His performances have now seen him knock on the door of the Italian national team traveling to France for the Euro Championships.
The Brazilian-born Italian can operate as a defensive midfielder or further up the pitch. His versatility will be useful to the Gunners side and he looks like a player who will fit in well into Wenger’s style of play.
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