Arsenal transfer target Ferran Torres has not yet reportedly made a decision on his future in the January transfer window. He also knows that the Gunners want to sign him.
However, the Spanish forward wants to try to revive his career with Barcelona till the end of the season. Hence, the transfer situation regarding him are going to come in the last final days of the window.
ARSENAL AND FERRAN TORRES TRANSFER LINKS FULL STORY
According to reports, Arsenal are ready to make a bid for Ferran Torres in the January transfer window. Barcelona are also open to selling him for the right price. Hence, they want a fee of over 60 million for the Spanish forward. The report also claims that Edu Gaspar is also in regular contact with Barcelona and the player’s agent. It also claims that Mikel Arteta has sanctioned the move. Arteta has coached Torres as an assistant manager during their Manchester City days.
A number of reports also claim that he still maintains contact with Mikel Arteta. However, this is not a surprise. This is because almost all the Manchester City players have praised his management skills. Hence, Arsenal could certainly benefit from Arteta’s contacts. Therefore, the owners now must make a good bid that makes Barcelona thinks hard before rejecting the bid. A report also claims that Ferran Torres has also not made a clear decision on his future.
THE SPANISH FORWARD STILL WANTS TO CONTINUE HIS CAREER AT BARCELONA
According to several reports in Spain, Ferran Torres is trying his best to reconstruct his career at Barcelona. The Head coach Xavi is also happy to see him stay at the club till the end of the season. This is because they have sold Memphis Depay to Atletico Madrid. Hence, with a number of economic complications, they would not like to make mega changes in the team. Xavi has also said that he is happy with the current team for the rest of the season.
However, they are already searching for free transfers for the next season. Hence, Arsenal needs to absolutely convince Barcelona with their transfer fee to sell in January. They also need to absolutely convince Ferran Torres that Mikel Arteta can help rebuild his career. The potential at the Gunners is very large. This is because Gabriel Jesus is currently out with an injury. Hence, Ferran Torres can become the star forward for the Premier League giants.
At the moment, Arsenal are looking to complete the signing of Leandro Trossard from Brighton. They have agreed on a fee and personal terms for the deal. Hence, the Ferran Torres deal discussions could take place after the completion of the signing of the Belgian international. One can also not rule out a next summer move by the Gunners for the Spanish forward.
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