Arsenal have a agreed a deal to Brazilian wonder kid Gabriel Martinelli, according to reports.
The Gunners have had their scouts monitoring the growth and Martenelli for a long and it appears they have reached an agreement to lure him to the Emirates.
Unai Emery is expected to sanction the sale of some of his first team players including Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Mohamed Elneny, Carl Jenkinson, Danny Welbeck and Stephan Lichtsteiner. However, the club is also expected to make some signings.
La Gazzetta dello Sport’s journalist Nicolo Schira, reported via his Twitter handle that there is already a deal in place for the 17-year-old youngster to switch Ituano FC for Arsenal in a 6 million Pounds deal.
The first purchase of #Edu for #Arsenal will be an amazing young talent: Gabriel #Martinelli. #Gunners have agreed a deal which will see the brazilian striker arrive in the summer from #ItuanoFC after he will turn 18. #transfers #AFC
— Nicolò Schira (@NicoSchira) June 2, 2019
The player currently tied to a contract with the Brazil’s Serie D league side until 2022 and he has been tipped to come good.
Following the departure of Sven Mislintat, it is widely claimed that former Gunners star Edu would join us in the capacity of Sporting director after Copa America.