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Sport Arsenal have €20m bid for Chelsea star rejected

15:26  14 june  2018
15:26  14 june  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Arsenal complete move for Barcelona defender

  Arsenal complete move for Barcelona defender Arsenal have completed the signing of Joel Lopez after he rejected a deal from Barcelona this summer, according to Talksport. The 16-years-old has ended a nine-year stay in Spain going ahead to new challenges in England with Arsenal. As he rejected the contract offer from Barcelona the Gunners will only have to pay a compensation fee and have landed the promising youngster. He wanted to further his career due to a real lack of opportunities at the Spanish giants. The player will go straight into the clubs under 18 side and will then look to progress in the under-23’s in further times. He plays as a left-back primarily, but can also play as part of a back three something which he did in his time at Barcelona. Arsenal’s head of recruitment Raul Sanllehi has played a key role in getting him to the club after recently moving from Barcelona himself.

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That's according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Blues boss Antonio Conte has been chasing a target man as understudy to Alvaro Morata throughout the January window. Arsenal are on the verge of signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund for £60m.

Unai Emery’s Arsenal have reportedly seen a €20 million bid for defender David Luiz rejected by London rivals Chelsea.

Reports coming out of France from Le10 Sport claim that the Gunners are once again interested in signing the player.

The Brazilian has been heavily linked with a move away from Chelsea this summer after falling out of favour under head coach Antonio Conte.

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Arsenal were linked with the player during the January transfer, while Napoli have also been touted as a possible destination for the player this summer.

Emery is reshaping the Arsenal defence this summer with the arrival of Stephan Lichtsteiner and Sokratis set to join from Dortmund.

Arsenal told they can sign Chelsea star for £20m

  Arsenal told they can sign Chelsea star for £20m Arsenal target Kenedy looks set to be sold by Chelsea this summer, with the Blues demanding £20 million for his signature. Chronicle Live reports that Chelsea are open to selling the Brazilian and would rather do so than loan him out again. The Blues reportedly value the winger at £20 million and will look to cash in on him this summer to raise funds for their own transfers. The Brazilian has been named as a potential transfer target for Arsenal after an impressive stint on loan at St James’ Park during the second half of the season. Kenedy joined the club in January and an inspired run of form helped Rafa Benitez’s men stay in the top flight. The Brazilian’s form alerted several teams around Europe, with the likes of RB Leipzig and Bayern Munich taking notice of his availability after falling out of favour at Chelsea.

Chelsea have seen a £25.7 m bid turned down for a rising Brazilian star , while Arsenal have been told how much Alexandre Lacazette will cost. – Arsenal have rejected a £30m offer from Juventus for Alexis Sanchez (Tuttosport).

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Should Conte remain in charge at Stamford Bridge beyond the summer, then it is believed that the player will push for a move away from Chelsea.

Luiz lost his place in the Chelsea side to Andreas Christensen, despite playing a key role in the Blues’ title success under Conte.

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Chelsea have bid for Rugani rejected by Juventus .
Juventus have reportedly turned down Chelsea’s opening offer for central defender Daniele Rugani. According to claims from the Italian media, as cited by the Mirror, the Blues have made a concrete move to land the impressive centre-back but have seen their opening efforts rebuffed. Chelsea want to add a new centre-back to their squad this summer and it appears they are keen to shop in Italy, with both Rugani and Roma star Kostas Manolas having been linked in recent times. It’s believed that the Blues submitted an offer worth in the region of €30m for Rugani, but were knocked back by Juventus, who value the defender at a substantially higher price. Chelsea are set to have a new manager in place ahead of next season and although this ongoing predicament is yet to be solved, the club are pushing ahead with their transfer dealings. Maurizio Sarri is set to take charge at Stamford Bridge next season and according to reports, he is an admirer of Rugani’s talents.

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