Arsenal fans in the Football Transfer Tavern are getting a little bit giddy with the Daily Star’s offering this evening.
As according to reports, the North London club are set to smash their club record transfer fee once more this summer with a £44 million bid for Juventus star Arturo Vidal.
The 27-year old has impressed in Italy since joining the Turin outfit from German outfit Bayer Leverkusen in 2011.
A whole host of Europe’s elite are in the market for the Chilean international but Arsene Wenger has made him his main target.
The French manager even praised the midfielder whilst doing punditry work for French TV.
“Vidal is one of the best midfielders in the world,” said Wenger.
“He has everything – incredible stamina and perfect timing, he’s a marathon athlete who plays football.”
Arsenal fans. Vidal is one of the best midfielders in the world. Would signing the Chilean turn your squad into a title-challenging side? Let us know your thoughts below.
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