Arsenal supporting punters here in the Football Transfer Tavern are getting excited at what they are reading in the Daily Star, with the publication claiming that Arsenal are keen on securing the signing of Sporting Lisbon star William Carvalho.
The 23-year-old has emerged as one of Arsenal’s top priority signings following the completion of Chelsea legend Petr Cech making his way to the Emirates and a move has now become likely to come through.
A fee in the region of £19.8 million is being sung around the karaoke stand, and a deal could emerge this summer for the midfielder.
Gunners boss Arsene Wenger was reported to have targeted the player last month but a deal never surfaced. Manchester United were also seen to be in the running for the Portuguese international, however also weren’t able to reach an agreement.
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