ARSENAL reportedly have ‘reservations’ over signing Houssem Aouar however are contemplating a transfer for Borussia Dortmund star Julian Brandt.
The Athletic experiences Lyon ace Aouar was a earlier Gunners goal however has now slipped down the scouting pecking order.
Lyon’s Houssem Aouar not seems to be a precedence signing for ArsenalCredit score: EPA
Arsenal are contemplating a transfer for Borussia Dortmund’s Julian BrandtCredit score: Reuters
The Gunners are set to dip into the January switch window so as to add some creativity to the ranks after a horror begin to the Premier League season left them hovering above the relegation zone.
Mikel Arteta‘s aspect had reportedly ‘weighed up’ a transfer for Dominik Szoboszlai however the participant opted to swap RB Salzburg for RB Leipzig.
And now after chasing £55million-rated Aouar in the summertime, the membership seem to have had a change of coronary heart after creating ‘reservations’ over signing the gamers.
The report states Dortmund‘s Brandt is on their radar – regardless of solely beginning six league video games this season.
He joined BVB from Bayer Leverkusen for £22.9m in 2019 and notched seven assists final season.
However he has solely bagged three objectives in 46 Bundesliga video games throughout a combined stint on the German giants.
The 24-year-old midfielder has competitors for locations from some excellent youngsters.
Dortmound’s squad consists of English star Jude Bellingham and the youngest Champions League player ever Youssoufa Moukoko, 16.
Arsenal exec Edu previously admitted the club needed a player with creativity within the center – as Mesut Ozil continues to be frozen out.
The Athletic additionally experiences that the North Londoners could lose talented youngster Folarin Balogun for free in the summer.
An obvious contract dispute may see the England youth worldwide’s departure develop into ‘more and more possible’ – with the participant thought to fancy a transfer overseas.
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