Arsenal transfer gossip and news round up – 21st November 2018

A change of transfer plans this winter, a raid on Manchester United and a player departing the Emirates this winter are what makes up the Arsenal transfer gossip from the media today.

Could Arsenal sign Juan Mata?

It is being reported that Juan Mata is stalling on signing a new contract at Man Utd and this has apparently boosted the Gunners hopes of signing the Spanish playmaker.

Arsenal have been linked with the United ace all season long and the chances of Mata being reunited with former manager Unai Emery, who he played for at Valencia, seems to be gaining momentum.

Danny Welbeck prompts a change in transfer thinking

Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi appears to have had a change of mind with regards to making any signings in the January transfer window following the injury to Danny Welbeck reports the Telegraph.

Only last month Sanllehi said it was unlikely that there would be any new signings in January, however, he has now admitted that the injury to Welbeck has altered the clubs view and that the club’s recruitment department will now be assessing their options.

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Welbeck injury prompts a change of plans at Arsenal

Midfielder set to depart the Emirates

Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny, is set to sign for Leicester City this winter according to the Leicester Mercury. Emery, who has yet to feature for the Gunners this season in the Premier League, could be sacrificed in an effort to reduce the clubs wage bill.


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