Fabrizio Romano names gamers as ‘priorities’ for Arsenal in switch window

Gabriel Jesus and Youri Tielemans are Arsenal’s predominant two “priorities” in the summertime switch window, in keeping with Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano.

The north London facet are anticipated to bolster their squad this summer season as Mikel Arteta seems to assemble a workforce able to breaking again into the highest 4 subsequent season after having so carefully missed out on Champions League qualification final time period.

Arsenal ended up simply two factors behind bitter native rivals Tottenham within the race for the highest 4 after the Gunners discovered themselves within the driving seat to complete fourth within the closing phases of the marketing campaign.

Attentions at The Emirates will now be firmly targeted on the recruitment technique Arteta and his employees want to put into place as they goal to revamp the squad forward of subsequent time period.

The Gunners have already confirmed the departure of striker Alexandre Lacazette on a free switch, and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang left the north London facet to signal for FC Barcelona again in January.

Arsenal have been credited with an curiosity in Manchester Metropolis attacker Gabriel Jesus, whereas Leeds United star Raphinha and Leicester Metropolis midfielder Youri Tielemans have additionally been linked with doable strikes to The Emirates.

Nevertheless, Italian reporter Romano has now taken to social media to disclose that though Arsenal are thought to carry an curiosity in Raphinha, the Gunners are specializing in Gabriel Jesus and Tielemans as their predominant switch targets for the summer season window as issues stand.

Posting on his private Twitter account, Romano stated: Arsenal have real curiosity in Raphinha since March, he’s all the time been appreciated – however there’s nonetheless no bid or negotiation with Leeds. Gabriel Jesus and Tielemans, priorities.

“Leeds gained’t settle for lower than €55m for Raphinha, as of now – message despatched to Barca days in the past.”

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Gabriel Jesus has been tipped to depart Manchester Metropolis this summer season after the Residents confirmed a deal to signal Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund earlier within the 12 months.

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