28-year-old reported Arsenal January target has finally lifted the lid on his recently linked transfer to the Emirates Stadium in the winter window.
Spain international Nolito who currently ply his trade in the La Liga with Celta Vigo, has broken the silence on reports linking him with a January switch to the Premier League with Arsenal.
Nolito speaking to popular Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo, played down reports linking him to Arsenal insisting he’s currently trying not to be ‘distracted’ by it.
“As I said, I try to keep it out, it’s not good to be distracted with these things.” Nolito said.
The striker who has been in superb form this season for Celta Vigo – having scored five goals in seven La Liga games, is also a January target for Barcelona.
However, several reports claim Arsenal are leading the race for his signature with manager Arsene Wenger already sent scout to watch the striker in action, while the club prepare a £14million January bid to bring him to the Emirates Stadium.
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