Bookmaker’s skyBET has stated that London giant Arsenal is clear favorites to sign one of Premier league’s top performing defenders this summer. The Dutch man is believed to be surplus to requirement at Manchester United.
Since the transfer window opened, the Gunners have been linked with lot of players. Only Swiss international Granit Xhaka has been successfully signed from Borussia Monchengladbach. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is believed to be looking to strengthen three key areas in his squad, attack, defensive midfielder and a defender.
Mourinho’s arrival at old Trafford has sparked rumours that some of the players he inherited from Louis van Gaal will be allow to leave to leave the club. Among such players is the Netherlands international Delay Blind.
SkyBet have tipped Arsenal to sign Blind at 3/1 odds, Barcelona are 4/1 to sign the player, while Ajax are priced at 6/1 to re-sign the Dutch international this summer.
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Steve Bates of the Sunday People first broke the news claiming that Wenger was a big fan of Daley Blind and had instructed the club to prepare a bid in the event that Mourinho actually wanted to sell him.