It seems like Bukayo Saka has signed a new contract at Arsenal. The player is an absolute fan favourite. Arsenal are finally getting the contract situation done.
It’s no surprise that Arsenal are so focused to land fresh deal for Saka, given how well he’s been performing this season.
The new awaited contract for Bukayo Saka at Arsenal
On Bukayo Saka’s contract extension, Jacobs told,
“The Saka deal is basically done, at least it has been done verbally for quite some time now. It’s just a case of ironing out the final few details.”
“But it’s been obvious I think really since the European Championships that Saka wanted to stay at Arsenal.“
“However, these big deals can take time and you can want to stay with your heart, but then you have to start negotiating with your head to get terms that match that desire to stay.”
Saka this season
Saka is the second-highest performer for the Gunners in the Premier League this season. He has outperformed nearly everyone. Furthermore, is up there with the best players in the Premier league this season.
That comes on the back of Saka’s impeccable showings for the Arsenal, with the London-born star having an eye-catching 22 G/A contributions from 29 outings, according to transfermarket.
Saka, who currently earns around £70,000 per week at the Emirates Stadium. He is said to be pleased with his time with Arsenal. There will be an announcement about the new deal expected to arrive in due course. The new deal will be more than 3 times of what he is earning now.
The upcoming contract is welcome news for loyal Arsenal as it shows that unlike previous seasons, the North Londoners are now able to retain the best talents who are no more important than Bukayo Saka himself.