Arsenal ‘close to first signing’ as formal approach made for international ace

first_img Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Getty 1 The report also suggests Arsenal are leading the race for his signature because of the player’s interest in moving away from Spain.The 21-year-old joined Leganes from Malaga in August 2018 and signed a five-year contract.He began his professional career with Malaga after joining from the Mohammed VI Football Academy in Morocco in 2015 as a youngster, going on to make 41 appearances for Boquerones. shining REVEALED REPLY LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT talkSPORT is your home of live football! Here’s what’s coming up on talkSPORT and talkSPORT 2… LIVE ON talkSPORT Youssef En-Nesyri is wanted by a number of clubs around Europe Portugal vs Switzerland (Wednesday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORTNetherlands vs England (Thursday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORTFrance vs South Korea (Friday, 8pm) – talkSPORTDenmark vs Republic of Ireland (Friday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2Croatia vs Wales (Saturday, 2pm) – talkSPORTEngland vs Scotland (Sunday, 5pm) – talkSPORT Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January gameday cracker huge blow Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ deals no dice Fox Sports Asia claim Arsenal are close to making En-Nesyri their first signing of the summer, though Real Betis are also chasing the striker with a price tag of around £8.8million touted.En-Nesyri and his agent are thought to be considering a number of deals from European clubs that have been put to them. tense Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Arsenal are reportedly closing in on their first signing of the summer.The Gunners want Leganes forward Youssef En-Nesyri after an impressive season with the LaLiga club, in which the Morocco international scored 11 goals in 34 games for the side in all competitions. Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars En-Nesyri has also represented Morocco on 21 occasions, chipping in with six goals.He is part of the national team who are currently preparing for the Africa Cup of Nations, which begins later this month.last_img read more