Arsenal enter race for high 25-year-old Brazilian winger – report

Arsenal wish to recruit Leeds United winger Raphinha within the 2022 summer time switch window, in accordance with a report in England.

The Telegraph, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Gunners are enthusiastic about a possible swoop to signal the highly-rated Brazilian playmaker this summer time.

The identical article states that Arsenal wish to add extra creativity and firepower to Mikel Arteta’s squad after the Gunners missed out on a top-four end final time period.

In response to the identical story, the Gunners at the moment are planning for all times with out Alexandre Lacazette after the French star accomplished a swap to Lyon as a free agent – with Nicolas Pepe additionally anticipated to go away The Emirates this summer time.

The Telegraph state that Arsenal are going through competitors from numerous golf equipment seeing as Raphinha was a shining gentle in a struggling Leeds United group within the 2021-22 Premier League season.

The report says that Raphinha can be attracting curiosity from Spanish giants FC Barcelona and Europa League semi-finalists West Ham within the 2022 summer time switch window.

Raphinha scored 11 targets and made three assists in 35 video games within the Premier League final season to assist the Yorkshire facet keep away from relegation to the Championships.

Leeds signed the Brazil worldwide in a £17m deal from Ligue 1 facet Rennes within the 2020 summer time switch window.

Raphinha, who was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, has netted 17 occasions in 67 video games in all competitions for the Whites over the previous two seasons. He scored eight targets in 36 video games for Rennes earlier than his swap to Elland Street.

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