Shkodran Mustafi’s agent has confirmed that he’s in talks with Barcelona over a shock transfer from Arsenal.
The Germany defender has discovered enjoying alternatives restricted on the Emirates this season, with Gabriel Magalhaes’ arrival pushing him additional down the pecking order.
The 28-year-old’s present deal is ready to run out in June, which has fuelled hypothesis he may go away the membership subsequent month when the switch window opens.
A return to Germany has been mooted, however latest hypothesis has additionally linked him with the Catalan giants following an damage to Gerard Pique.
So may it occur? Emre Ozturk’s newest remarks actually point out that might be the case.
“I’m not in Barcelona due to Yusuf Demir, however due to Shkodran Mustafi from Arsenal, whom we additionally signify,” when questioned by journalist Fabian Zerche a few latest Instagram submit displaying him on the Nou Camp.
The chances are Barca membership officers wish to strike a pre-contract settlement forward of a free switch transfer subsequent summer season, though they might look to signal him in January if the worth was proper.
Mustafi performed the complete 90 minutes of Arsenal’s resounding 4-1 defeat by Manchester City within the Carabao Cup on Wednesday evening.