Arsenal planning For £100m summer spending on three key transfer targets
The North London side Arsenal are planning For £100m summer transfer budget as they are preparing to back Mikel Arteta with three new signings this summer transfer window.
The Gunners finished outside of the top six in the Premier League for the first time in 25 years last season in a disappointing campaign for the north London club.
Also the new manager Mikel Arteta claimed his first piece of silverware as a manager with his side’s FA Cup final win over Chelsea at Wembley.
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Arsenal is hoping to be back in business next season after three seasons out of champions league football
Arsenal planning For £100m summer Spending on 3 key targets
A deal for out-of-contract Chelsea winger Willian expected to be completed soon, with the club next three targets which include Thomas Partey, Gabriel Magalhaes and Dani Ceballos.
Ghanian international and Atletico Madrid’s midfielder Thomas Partey has been a long-term target for Gunners this season to strengthen their midfield.
The Spanish side Atlectico Madrid who are holding out for his £45 million release clause and are refusing to lower their demands.
The Brazilian centre-back Gabriel from French side Lille who is also Arteta summer target could be purchased for around £25 million.
Arsenal are also keen on extending Ceballos’ loan from Real Madrid for another season after an impressive 2019/2020 campaign with the club.
Parent club Real Madrid want to cash in the Spaniard on a permanent deal for £30 million.
Given the financial impact of the coronavirus crisis, which has seen Arsenal make 55 redundancies early this week.
As they will have to sell before they buy as the likes of Lucas Torreira, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Shkodran Mustafi and Matteo Guendouzi could all be offloaded to raise transfer funds.
France international Guendouzi who hasn’t featured for the Gunners since he grabbed Neal Maupay by the neck after their 2-1 loss to Brighton in June is valued at around £35 million.
The English Versatile defender Maitland-Niles has attracted interest from clubs like Brighton, Everton and Spurs and Arsenal could let him go for £25 million.