Arsenal On Verge Of Sealing First January Deal Under Unai Emery
Barcelona star Denis Suarez is close to sealing a switch to Premier League side Arsenal after falling down the pecking order at the Camp Nou.
According to UK Metro report citing Gianluca Di Marzio, the 24-year midfielder, who has only two league games in the current campaign is eager to get regular first team football.
— Cleansheet (@Cleansheet) January 5, 2019
In addition, the report revealed that the Gunners will splash out about £14million to seal the deal, with Suarez expected to replace Aaron Ramsey.
Interestingly, the Welshman contract expires at the end of the campaign, but Arsenal chiefs are opting to see him play out his contract.
The Spanish international Suarez was also on the radar of Serie A pair Roma and AC Milan before Arsenal reportedly won the race for his signature.
Previously, Suarez spent two seasons at Manchester City’s academy, but moved back to Spain as he struggled to adjust.
Speaking on the rumours Ozil’s agent Erkut Sogut revealed that the German is tied down with the Gunners until 2021 .
Ozil has been regularly left out of the starting XI this season under Unai Emery aside from missig the last two games with a knee injury, while he was also hauled off at half-time in his last outing against Brighton.