Arsenal Set to hijack Thiago Alcantara Ahead Liverpool’s Bid
North London club Arsenal is set to hijack Thiago Alcantara ahead of Liverpool’s bid for the Spanish international Thiago Alcantara, 6methodblog reports.
The Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich are keen to sell Energetic Alcantara after seven years with the club.
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The 29-year-old’s current deal expires next year and Bayern do not want him to walk away as a free agent.
Spanish star Alcantara had been heavily linked with a move to Liverpool, with Jurgen Klopp a big admirer of the Spaniard.
The EPL champion Liverpool may now be forced to step up their pursuit of the player, after Arsenal made enquiries.
It is however understand that Arsenal and Liverpool are reluctant to meet Bayern’s £23million asking price.
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta who is want to stamp his authority on Arsenal squad with news signings ahead of 2020/2021 premier league season.