Fabrizio Romano: Arsenal ‘greater than ’ in signing 25-year-old - Football Roof

Fabrizio Romano: Arsenal ‘greater than ’ in signing 25-year-old

Arsenal are “greater than ” in signing Youri Tielemans from Leicester Metropolis this summer season, in accordance with Italian reporter Fabrizio Romano.

The north London aspect are sure to be linked with a complete host of latest gamers this summer season as Mikel Arteta units about bolstering his squad forward of the 2022-23 season.

Arsenal fell simply brief within the race for Champions League qualification, ending up fifth and two factors behind fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur, and Arteta is prone to be eager to strengthen forward of the brand new marketing campaign.

Belgian midfielder Tielemans has just one yr left on his present cope with Leicester Metropolis, and in accordance with Romano, Arsenal have opened talks about the opportunity of luring him to The Emirates this summer season.

In response to reporter Romano, there are three golf equipment curious about touchdown Tielemans this summer season, with Arsenal one of many sides eager on the 25-year-old – and the midfielder is prone to go away the King Energy Stadium forward of subsequent season.

Posting on his Twitter account, Romano wrote: “Arsenal are greater than curious about Youri Tielemans as he’s set to depart Leicester this summer season. Gunners have opened direct contacts to discover this risk.

“There are three golf equipment within the race, nonetheless open – Arsenal are on it, as anticipated.”

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Tielemans was a continuing presence within the Leicester Metropolis staff this season, scoring six objectives and making 4 assists in 32 Premier League outings for the Foxes. He additionally featured 18 instances within the cup competitions for Brendan Rodgers’ males this time period.

Arteta will probably be trying to information Arsenal again into the Champions League spots subsequent season as they give the impression of being to complete within the high 4 for the primary time since they got here second again in 2016 underneath Arsene Wenger.

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