Arsenal have made a big money offer of $56.59M or £38.7m in the British currency for one of the long term targets Alvaro Morata according to a very reliable Italian Journalist. Morata has constantly in the last few weeks been linked with a move to Arsenal and if you believe Tancredi Palmeri, an Italian Journalist, Arsenal have firmed up their interest in the player with an offer of $56.59m.
Below is what Tancredi Palmeri tweeted on twitter to confirm the news;
“BOOM! Arsenal have made a bid of 50m€ for Morata. Real Madrid valuing what to do
— Tancredi Palmeri (@tancredipalmeri) May 23, 2016″
This report if true means Arsenal are surely serious about getting the Juventus forward this summer two years after been linked with him. The Spaniard is currently under the payroll of Juventus but as a result of a buy back clause Real Madrid inserted in his current, Los Blancos are able to bring in back and then resell him this summer with Arsenal the most likely club.
The player’s agent had last week confirmed he has held talks with Real Madrid and the club made it clear to him they will be activating the buy back clause inserted in the player’s contract.