Arsenal are reportedly going to try again to sign Moises Caicedo in the next summer transfer window. This is after the Gunners failed to convince Brighton to sell their star midfielder.
Hence, a summer transfer move now looks likely for the Ecuadorian midfielder. However, a number of other top European clubs are also in the race for his signature.
THE FAILURE FOR ARSENAL TO SIGN MOISES CAICEDO
Arsenal failed to sign Moises Caicedo in the January transfer window. Hence, a number of fans were not happy with the news. However, the disappointment reduced as they managed to sign Jorginho. Although, the report also claims that the Gunners also wanted to sign Caicedo in the January transfer window. They also made 60 and 70 million bids for Moises Caicedo. The player himself also requested on social media to Brighton to accept the record offer.
However, the Seagulls made it clear that he is not for sale in the January transfer window. Transfer expert Fabrizio Romano also confirmed that the January move to Arsenal for Caicedo totally collapsed. He further said, “Moises Caicedo deal with Arsenal is now completely off. No further talks will follow. Brighton never changed their stance: no intention to accept £60m or £70m proposals. Plan has always been to keep Caicedo. However, the report also claims that the Gunners will try again in the next summer transfer window.
THE GUNNERS WILL TRY TO SIGN HIM AGAIN IN THE NEXT SUMMER TRANSFER WINDOW
According to reports, Arsenal will again approach Brighton for Moises Caicedo. The report also claims that Brighton are ready to sell him in the next summer transfer window. However, they will only sell him for the right price. The right price is reportedly over 80 million. Although, it is clear that Moises Caicedo will push for move if the bid is little below valuation. There is also no problems with personal terms. A report also claims that the Gunners are in full agreement with Caicedo over personal terms.
The truth is Arsenal will need to sign a star midfielder in the next summer transfer window. It is because the likes of Albert Sambi Lokonga and Mohamed Elneny do not have a short term or a long-term future with the club. Hence, the potential sale of the two midfielder means that the Gunners will need to sign a midfielder in the next summer transfer window. They already have the experience of Martin Odegaard, Granit Xhaka ,Thomas Partey and new January signing Jorginho potentially fighting for the starting place next season.
Hence, Mikel Arteta needs to make sure that Gunners sign young players in the future transfer windows. It is because these players are very determined and very competitive. This players also potentially add squad depth to the team. Hence, with the advise Mikel Arteta and his coaching staff, young players at Arsenal are going to show positive development with the club.
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