The British media ‘Guardian’ reported on the 14th (Korean time), “Arsenal are close to signing Shakhtar Donetsk striker Mihailo Mudrik (22). .
Mudrik is a special winger called Ukraine’s Neymar (30). He is a promising player with splendid footwork and decent shooting skills. Using both feet freely, he has established himself as Shakhtar’s main striker. He has 7 goals and 6 assists in 12 games in the league this season. He also scored 3 goals and 2 assists in 6 European Football Association (UEFA) Champions League (UCL) matches, drawing attention from big clubs.
He was caught on the radar of Arsenal, who were aiming for the title. Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta is said to be keen on signing Moudrik. Arsenal are currently leading the Premier League with 44 points from 17 games played. It is 5 points behind second place Manchester City (39 points in 17 matches).
Negotiations were not easy. Ukrainian giant Shakhtar did not want to give up key players. According to British media ‘Sky Sports’, Shakhtar has already rejected Arsenal’s £50m offer. Even Premier League side Brentford have attempted to sign Moudrik. He offered the highest transfer fee in the club’s history, but Shakhtar rejected it and it was canceled.
The will to recruit was strong. ‘Guardian’ said, “It seems Arsenal will eventually embrace Mudrik. Through persistent negotiations, they have come close to signing Mudrik.” Explained. In fact, coach Arteta hinted at additional recruitment through a press conference, saying, “Arsenal is lacking in certain areas. I will do everything to develop the team.” 카지노
Arsenal will face Tottenham Hotspur on the 16th. According to the ‘Guardian’, Emil Smith Rowe (22), who once played a key attacking role at Arsenal, is about to return from injury.