Barcelona playmaker, Philippe Coutinho, is about to affix Arsenal on mortgage this summer season.
Based on Spanish newspaper, Sport, Arsenal’s mortgage pursuit of Coutinho is at an ‘superior’ stage after Barcelona have thus far didn’t discover a membership that may signal the midfielder completely.
Coutinho’s agent, Kia Joorabchian, has been engaged on securing a transfer to Arsenal for his consumer.
Joorabchian has a detailed relationship with members of the Arsenal hierarchy, together with Raul Sanllehi, the top of soccer who’s main negotiations for a deal to signal Coutinho this summer season switch window.
Joorabchian has an ever-growing affect on the North London membership having already introduced David Luiz and Cedric Soares to Emirates, whereas additionally trying to get one other one in every of his purchasers, Willian, over the road from Chelsea.
DAILY POST remembers that Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, is a big admirer of Coutinho.
Coutinho has drawn the curiosity of Arsenal previously.
The 28-year-old joined Barcelona in January 2018 from Liverpool for £145 million deal.
The Brazilian worldwide spent the 2019/20 season on mortgage at Bayern Munich and helped the German facet to win the home league and cup double.
He scored 9 objectives and registered eight assists in 34 appearances for Bayern.