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Arsenal are set to splash the cash on Atletico Madrid’s and Uruguay international central defender Jose Gimenez this summer, as per Daily Star.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly desperate to sign quality centre-back due to the recent the club is currently struggling with and he has unable to land one ever since.
Our move for Valencia’s and Germany international Shkodran Mustafi has been down the pecking order and the likelihood of snapping up the ace has showed up this week.
Report according to Spanish newspaper Marca, claims the Uruguayan will cost the Gunners a whopping £56m due to the buy-out clause in his contract with the Rojiblancos.
There are also report elsewhere claiming Premier League rivals Chelsea are lining up impressive move for Arsenal former target from Wolfsburg Ricardo Rodriguez.
The Blues are reportedly considering an eye-watering move for the Swiss international who according to Transfermkt currently worth about £25m.
The Mirror are also suggesting that the Swiss defender has been on the Blues manager Antonio Conte’s radar as he’s keen on strengthening his defensive options before the end of this transfer window.
Earlier in the month June, Rodriguez has apparently told Wolfsburg that he wants a move out from the Volkswagen Arena before the transfer window closes.