Following the start of the biggest football event in the world; the World Cup, taking place in Brazil, A lot of expectations have been shifted on various Arsenal stars currently featuring at the Competition as well as the loads of players being linked with a move to
Mario Balotelli could be set for a move to Arsenal in the summer.
The Gunners have according to the Express overtaken Monaco in the race to sign the AC Milan hitman and have submitted a £27m bid with Arsene Wenger reportedly gave the green light to the transfer.
Balotelli has already been told that he can leave Milan in the summer following a change in management as new manager Filippo Inzaghi looks to the future.
Monaco were thought to be lining up a swap deal which would see Radamel Falcao move the other way.
Arsenal’s mega money deal with Puma is expected to aid the Gunners successful capture of the Italian hitman. With the 23-year-old also having a contract with the massive kit manufacturer.
Now Balotelli’s agent has opened the door for his client to move to the Emirates.
“Arsenal is a fantastic club and anything is possible,” Balotelli’s representative Mino Raiola said.
With their chances of landing Karim Benzema very slim, should the Gunners land Balotelli, it would represent a major coup sending a strong message to our rivals as well as the fans about Arsenal’s commitment in the transfer window to bring in top quality player to enable us compete for major trophies in the forth coming season.