When bookmakers such as Skybet who are owned by Sky sports who are quite reliable when it comes to transfer stories shorten odds of a transfer happening, people take now.
This is why Arsenal fans have reasons to be happy as Sky Bets have cited Arsenal at 3/1 to sign Napoli star Gonzalo Higuain.
The 28-year-old striker may well leave the Italian side this summer after his agent and brother affirmed by means of Sky Sports that the Argentine – whose present contract terminates in 2018 – would not sign an extension with Napoli.
It was accounted for by The Mirror in May that Liverpool were interested in conveying him to Anfield, however Arsenal are 3/1 top picks passing by Sky Bet costs.
In the event that Higuain leaves Napoli, it won’t be for as little as possible. As per Sky Sports, the former Real Madrid hit-man has a buyout provision of around £72 million which may hinder the famously cheap Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal unquestionably requires another inside forward to assist Giroud next season because the Gunners fell short of expectations last season as the finished Runners-up to Leicester City who lifted the Premier League trophy.
Higuain netted 36 times in 35 Serie A games as he created history becoming the only Serie A player to score that number of goals in a season.
Will Arsene Wenger pay as much as £72 million to get the services of Higuain?