FRESH UPDATE: Fee Agreed, James Rodriguez To Complete Arsenal Medicals This Week

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If recent reports coming from Mundo Deportivo [via SoccerSouls] is anything to go by ,Arsenal have lose the race of signing Real Madrid’s and Colombian international t Premier League rival Chelsea.

Rodriguez has been strongly linked with a move to the Emirates stadium after he’s fallen down the pecking order from Zinedine Zidane and reportedly not part of the Frenchman plans for the new season.

In the European champion’s recent match, the Colombian was reportedly overlooks as Bale and Asensio gave the Los Blancos victory.

James is an highly-rates superstar keen on getting more prominent role and regular first-team football which it does not look like getting under Zidane this season.

While both Arsenal and Chelsea have shown interest, Gunners are believed to be leading the chase now as Conte fears that they may lose Eden Hazard in the negotiation. On the other hand, Arsene Wenger is believed to have sanctioned a move for James.

On the contrary, it’s certain James will be moving out of Santiago Bernabeu to Arsenal this summer as Wenger according to yet to be verified reports have sanctioned a move for James.

The Emirates is already filled with talented midfielders and we are curious as to how will Wenger accommodate James Rodriguez into his team.