Arsenal fans here inside the Football Transfer Tavern are in an extremely jubilant mood after reading the news from the Express – with the publication claiming that the Gunners are preparing a £21.3 million bid for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal.
The Chilean star has long been linked with a move to the Premier League, and it seems that this summer could be the summer where he finally makes the switch to England!
As our landlord quips over a game of pool in the Tavern, Vidal is undoubtedly a world-class player but he is renowned for his fiery attitude that can cause him to get in trouble with the referee.
A large group of Arsenal fans over by the billiards table in the Transfer Tavern all feel this would be a sensational signing, and would no doubt enhance their chances of achieving a Premier League trophy in the 2015/16 season.
Arsenal fans….. What do you make of this news? Would you like to see Arturo Vidal in an Arsenal shirt next season at the Emirates? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!