Arsenal news round-up: prodigy on radar, club in pole position, midfielder to arrive

Arsenal plotted offer for Serie A promising talent

The Premier League giants Arsenal have submitted an offer for highly-rated Atalanta central midfielder Dejan Kulusevski, according to the British national daily tabloid newspaper The Daily Mirror.

The Swedish talent has made some impressive displays for the club’s Primavera team and has been highly coveted by diverse European clubs.

The Gunners are reportedly interested in landing Dejan Kulusevski, with their interest in the teenager being another way that newly appointed head-of-recruitments, Sven Mislintat is transforming the way that Arsenal sign players.

Since joining the team, German Sven Mislintat has been very powerful in the way The Gunners have gone about their recruitment ahead of a critical Summer for north London club side.

Sven arrived at Arsenal last November. He was very influential in the landing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre Emerick Aubemayang, two players who he worked with formerly at Borussia Dortmund.

This season, in all competitions (Primavera 1 (Italian football youth competition), Coppa Primavera), the 17-year-old Dejan Kulusevski has made 26 appearances, netted five goals and provided seven assists this season and has been mightily majestic for the Italian club’s youth side.

Arsenal in pole position to land highly-rated central defender

Arsenal have been received a boost in their chase for Stevenage FC central defender Ben Wilmot as it is understood that Watford have pulled out of the hunt to sign him, according to sports TV channel Sky Sports News.

Wilmot has been superb for Stevenage in League Two current season, as the 18-year-old looks to confirm himself as a Football League, and possibly a Premier League, player.

At the begin of the calendar year, the England U19’s centre-back made 12 consecutive matches for the Boro and made himself one of the first names on the club sheet.

Stevenage FC are currently mid-table in League Two, but it seems like next season, Ben may be quite a bit higher than that.

It seems like he will not be at The Hornets as it has been reported that Watford have had a bid of £500,000 rejected by Stevenage FC who now value promising talent at over £1m.

Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion are said to be interested in the centre-back, as well as a host of Championship clubs, meaning Stevenage FC will struggle to keep hold of Ben Wilmot for the 2018/19 season.

Arsenal keen on Spanish giants 23-year-old star

The Premier League giants Arsenal are interested in a summer move for Atletico Madrid central midfielder Saul Niguez ahead of the summer transfer window.

According to Spanish daily sports newspaper AS, Arsenal are considering a summer swoop for Saul Niguez as they look to add a top player to their midfield.

The report states that French manager Arsene Wenger is looking to rebuild his The Gunners side and wants Saul to be one of his opening signings to strengthen his side.

Saul Niguez, after all, is happy at Atletico Madrid and is not looking to depart from the Spanish capital anytime soon.

Spain international also has a mega deal with Los Rojiblancos. His contract still has eight more years left to run and a release (buy-out) clause of €150m.

The 23-year-old has made almost 200 matches for Spanish giants Atletico Madrid and is thought to be one of the most gifted midfielders in European football.

Atletico Madrid would put up a battle to keep him, unless The Gunners were willing to match his €150m release (buy-out) clause upcoming summer transfer window.