Arsenal in pole position to sign 18-year-old La Liga right-back

Arsenal leading the race to sign Ivan Fresneda from Real Valladolid during the summer transfer window. The Spanish defender has been fantastic for the La Liga club in the ongoing campaign. And, his displays have not gone unnoticed.

Many teams have their eyes on Fresneda, who has been excellent in the handful of chances that he has had. Signing Ivan is a priority for the London giants. The Spanish manager is a big admirer of Fresneda and wants him in his ranks ahead of the next campaign after trying to add the defender in the winter.

Ivan has played 12 games so far this campaign. The 18-year-old defender has been on the pitch for over 800 minutes and has managed to impress in the limited time. The Spaniard joined Real Valladolid’s academy back in 2020. Ivan has gone up the ranks in no time and his progress has attracted a lot of attention from around Europe.