Arsenal come up short again in offer to add striker to squad. The question is when will Arsenal sign a striker this summer?
Schalke 04 finished the boasted of beating the likes of Arsenal and other clubs to complete the signing of Breel Embolo this summer. The Bundesliga side agreed a five-year deal with Switzerland striker.
The 19 year-old is tipped as one of the most elevated appraised youthful players on the continent, and was unequivocally connected with moves to the Premier League – to Arsenal in particular.
Schalke have now boated about their energizing catch, asserting they beat the likes of Barcelona, Arsenal, Man United and Wolfsburg to get the players’ signature.
Sadly this is only the most recent in a series of misfortunes for Arsenal in their quest to sign a forward, with Jamie Vardy snubbing the Gunners to stay at the King Power stadium (Leicester City).
Michy Batshuayi has been another striker connected with our club, but Chelsea has been the club that snaped him up before the Gunners could. Also, there has been no real news about the progress of the deal between Arsenal and Everton for the services of Romelu Lukaku – hope he does not pick the option to settle at Everton for one more season.
Santos wonderkid Gabriel Barbosa is also on the list alongside Japanese International Takumo Asano – no details about them recently.
Alvaro Morata is the player to be making buzz around the Emirates and is gradually looking like an improbable catch for the Gunners but is more realistic to get if the Gunners go all out for him.
What number of more disillusionments will there be a Striker to join the Gunners this summer?