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Sport Arsenal and Tottenham to battle for winger

20:25  13 june  2018
20:25  13 june  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Arsenal and Tottenham to battle for Martins

  Arsenal and Tottenham to battle for Martins Tottenham and Arsenal are set to battle it out for the signature of winger Gelson Martins, according to Sport Witness. Martins is set to become a free agent after winding down his contract at Sporting Lisbon and several media outlets in Portugal had been linking him with a transfer to Benfica. However it now appears that a move to the Premier League could be on the cards for the winger. Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Notícias has claimed that despite Benfica’s approach for Martins, negotiations didn’t develop and that the winger’s agent Ulisses Santos is keen on getting his player a move to England. Arsenal have already made two €30m offers for the player, but with the player set to become a free agent, they could be joined in the race by their North London rivals Tottenham. Martins is among a host of Sporting Lisbon players who are revolting against the club after a troubled season which even saw players assaulted at a training session last month. Sporting finished seventh in the league last season, three points off a European spot and 36 points behind champions Porto. However Martins enjoyed a good season personally, scoring 13 goals and laying on 13 assists.

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Arsenal and Tottenham are set to battle it out for the signature of winger Gelson Martins, according to Sport Witness.

Martins is set to become a free agent after winding down his contract at Sporting Lisbon and several media outlets in Portugal had been linking him with a transfer to Benfica.

However it now appears that a move to the Premier League could be on the cards for the winger.

Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Notícias has claimed that despite Benfica’s approach for Martins, negotiations didn’t develop and that the winger’s agent Ulisses Santos is keen on getting his player a move to England.

Arsenal have already made two €30m offers for the player, but with the player set to become a free agent, they could be joined in the race by their North London rivals Tottenham.

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PREMIER LEAGUE sides Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal are set to go toe-to-toe with Spanish giants Barcelona in the battle for Real Sociedad star The French winger has starred for a Sociedad side that is currently sitting fourth in La Liga, with Griezmann particularly impressing this season.

ARSENAL , Liverpool and Tottenham are reportedly set to fight it out for PSV Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn this summer. Tottenham , likewise, have plenty to build on but need reinforcements if they are to reach the next level and battle for the Premier League title next year.

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Martins is among a host of Sporting Lisbon players who are revolting against the club after a troubled season which even saw players  assaulted at a training session last month.

Sporting finished seventh in the league last season, three points off a European spot and 36 points behind champions Porto.

However Martins enjoyed a good season personally, scoring 13 goals and laying on 13 assists.

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Arsenal scouting Nice winger .
Arsenal are keeping tabs on Nice winger Bassem Srarfi, according to the Mirror. Srarfi is currently on international duty with Tunisia and featured in his country’s 2-2 draw with Portugal on Monday night. Arsenal reportedly sent scouts to watch Srarfi in action in Braga. However, the Gunners will face tough competition for the 20-year-old’s signature with Leicester City also keeping tabs on the player. They too sent club official’s to watch him on Monday night. The Tunisian didn’t enter the field of play however until the 76th minute of the game as he took up the right-wing position. Srarfi could be keen on leaving Nice in the summer after struggling for game time this season. The 20-year-old made 35 appearances across all competitions for the Ligue 1 outfit this season, however he featured in the starting line-up just 10 times in the league and completed the full 90 minutes only twice.

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