Arsenal have registered their fourth consecutive Premier League win, but things could be even more exciting for Mikel Arteta and his side in the January transfer window.
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The gunners maneuvered brutally Norwich City in a resounding 5-0 victory at Carrow Road.
Shockingly weak in appearance and frighteningly easy to confront, Arsenal are now playing with menace and confidence.
However, things could get better, like Mirror Football bring out the latest rumors about Emirates Stadium
Vlahovic agents speak up
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Dusan Vlahovic’s representatives are said to feel Arsenal ‘not enough’ for the Fiorentina attacker.
The Gunners are regularly linked with the signing of the 21-year-old striker, who has scored a staggering 16 goals and provided three assists in 20 Serie A appearances this season.
Vlahovic has become one of the hottest talents in European football, and Arteta’s side have tried their best to rise to the top.
However, the interests do not seem to be the same, as the Italian journalist Gianluca di Marzio claims Vlahovic’s representatives are not convinced of a move to Arsenal.
“For example Arsenal, his agent doesn’t want to talk to them. They think Arsenal is not enough for him and his career,” Di Marzio told Italian sky.
“They think Tottenham or Man City or Man United are more suitable for him”.
Coutinho’s agents fly to London
Amid intense speculation linking Philippe Coutinho to a move to Arsenal, Barcelona The midfielder’s agents are said to have flown to London.
Xavi’s side is desperately trying to change the former Liverpool playmaker, who is currently the highest earner at the Nou Camp.
And the Catalan team’s wish could soon be fulfilled as Spain’s Sport newspaper (via Sport Witness) claim Coutinho’s representatives are “traveling to England”, where they are scheduled to meet Arsenal.
Report from Fichajes, have also claimed Arteta has given “a resounding yes” to the prospect of signing Coutinho.
Coutinho has struggled to assert himself at Barcelona since a £142m move to the Nou Camp in January 2018.
Xavi has left Coutinho on the bench in Barcelona’s last two La Liga matches against Sevilla and Elche.
Spurs lead race for Kessie
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Tottenham are said to have taken the lead against Arsenal and Manchester United in the race to sign AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie.
The Ivory Coast international has established himself as one of the best central midfielders in Europe, with his class-leading performances for Stefano Pioli’s side.
However, with his contract set to expire in July 2022, Kessie is one of the hottest free agents in world football.
Unfortunately for Arteta’s side, reports from Journal insists fierce rivals Tottenham are now the preferred opponents to sign the 25-year-old midfielder.
Antonio Conte’s side are said to have been in contact with Kessie’s representatives and could begin negotiations over a possible pre-contract agreement as early as next week.
Kessie has scored five goals in 16 appearances for the Rossoneri, who are second in Serie A.