Arsenal and Tottenham taken with signing 25-year-old Brazilian – report

Arsenal and Tottenham are each taken with signing Raphinha from Leeds United this summer season, in line with studies.

The Athletic is reporting that the 2 north London golf equipment are preserving tabs on the 25-year-old’s scenario at Elland Highway as they contemplate including to their attacking choices this summer season.

The identical story says that Arsenal and Spurs could quickly be on the entrance of the race for the attacker amid solutions that FC Barcelona might be unable to fund a deal for the Brazilian.

Chelsea FC additionally maintain an curiosity in Raphinha, however the Blues are presently engaged on a deal to signal Ousmane Dembele from FC Barcelona on a free switch, the story additionally says.

The article additionally claims that Leeds United could also be prepared to half firm with Raphinha this summer season so long as their valuation of the participant is met.

Tottenham are additionally taken with signing Richarlison from Everton and the north London facet is not going to signal each Brazilians this summer season, in line with the report.

Leeds United have accepted that they no lengthy anticipate Raphinha signing a brand new contract at Elland Highway and it’s doubtless that the Brazilian can be open to a transfer to a membership enjoying in Europe subsequent season.

Raphinha was an everyday fixture within the Leeds United crew final season, scoring 11 objectives and making three assists in 35 Premier League video games for the Whites as they completed seventeenth within the desk and simply averted relegation to the Championship.

The attacker has scored three objectives in 9 video games for the Brazilian nationwide crew since making his debut for his nation final yr.

He has scored 17 objectives in 67 video games for Leeds United in all competitions since his swap to Elland Highway from Rennes in October 2020.

Arsenal have already confirmed a deal to signal Brazilian ahead Marquinhos, 19, on a long-term contract from Sao Paulo this summer season.

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