Arsenal are reportedly set to promote striker Alexandre Lacazette after they seal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s new contract.
The Gunners could have made the Europa League after profitable the FA Cup however the membership nonetheless want to chop their fabric to make sure they don’t overspend.
Aubameyang’s deal will take up loads of money, whereas bringing in skilled Brazil ace Willian may also drain the coffers.
As such, it is smart for Mikel Arteta to permit the 29-year-old striker to go away the Emirates this summer time.
Atletico Madrid, a membership Lacazette nearly signed for in 2017 earlier than shifting to north London, are his doubtless vacation spot, in line with the Every day Star.
Now the Frenchman is now not an enormous half in Arteta’s plans, Diego Simeone can swoop for his signature and add round £30million to the Arsenal checking account.
The Gunners received’t should work laborious to switch him both with Eddie Nketiah favoured at occasions this season, and teen Gabriel Martinelli additionally round, though presently injured.
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It’s believed Atletico may additionally be eager on a deal for Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira too.
In the meantime, Arteta could also be pushed again into the switch marketplace for a goalkeeper.
Emiliano Martinez has been sensational since coming into the staff however the membership at the moment are doing checks on Bernd Leno’s restoration.
If he requires extra trip then they made determine so as to add one other glovesman to the squad.