The summer transfer window is in full swing so we’ll bring you all the latest Arsenal transfer rumours and gossip from around the globe. Now, is about Arsenal defender Tafari Moore…
Arsenal are set to complete yet another major transfer deal. However, that’s if reports emanating from Holland are worth believing which says the Gunners defender Tafari Moore looks set to join Dutch side FC Utrecht on a season-long loan.
The defender is a highly-rated product of the north London club’s academy, having been at the Emirates since he was 12.
The 19-year-old who signed a new long-term deal with the Gunner back in January, is now expected to join the Eredivisie outfit in order to gain full and vital first-team experience.
While on trial at Utrecht, he impressed the club manager Erik ten Hag after a brilliant performance against Roda JC in friendly match earlier this week.
He also came on as a second-half substitute during the Dutch club’s 1-1 draw with Espanyol on Tuesday.
Tafari Moore has been on trial @ Utrecht and played the friendly yesterday for their 1st team https://t.co/pATxoYrfHd
— RYO_cleverfish (@RYO_cleverfish) July 27, 2016
Moore is widely expected to complete his loan-move in the coming days.
Moore is a versatile defender that plays mainly as a right-back, he can also play in any position across the back-line.
He is also known as an energetic defender, who has the ability to make powerful marauding runs up the field.
He has become a key figure at England youth level, becoming a regular after he won the under-17 European Championships in 2014.