Whereas Arsenal have been linked with some large strikes this summer season, there was at all times a sense that gamers would wish to maneuver on first to clear some area for these incoming gamers.
There’s been a frenzy surrounding William Saliba during the last 48 hours as he appears to be like set to exit on mortgage once more, however the speak of an possibility to purchase did counsel that Arsenal don’t see him as a long-term possibility in any respect.
Fabrizio Romano has supplied an replace on Saliba and his French teammate Matteo Guendouzi, and this ought to be optimistic information for the followers:
Official and confirmed. Cengiz Ünder joins Olympique Marseille from AS Roma. Subsequent ones: Pau López and Guendouzi, ready to finish William Saliba take care of [NO buy option]. ??? #OM
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 4, 2021
It’s fairly clear that Guendouzi isn’t going to get an opportunity to win Mikel Arteta over and there’s no level in holding a senior participant round in the event that they received’t play, so hopefully, they’re able to get a payment and clear his wage which permits no less than one participant to reach.
Together with an possibility to purchase with Saliba may very well be seen as a short-sighted transfer and all it might actually do is restrict what Arsenal might obtain for him subsequent summer season in the event that they need to promote, so this retains all the things of their arms with regards to his future.
If two potential first-team gamers are leaving then it also needs to sign that some incoming enterprise is due, so this may very well be an thrilling few weeks for the followers.