Arsenal were set to steal Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester United’s grasps. [Picture: Getty]
The summer transfer window is still a few weeks away from been officially open. However, this has not stopped clubs and players alike from wrapping up deal for their targets ahead of time.
According to reports, Manchester United will win the race for Ilkay Gundogan’s signature despite reports of him holding talks with Arsenal and other clubs across Europe.
The 24-year-old Borussia Dortmund midfielder, who has already made clear his intentions to exit the Westfalenstadion at the end of the season, had apparently agreed terms with the Red Devils on a move.
But Arsenal where reportedly plotting a summer transfer shocker with reports of talks been held with Gundogan’s family, after it was claimed that United where been reluctant to conclude a deal with the German due to his poor injury record.
However, fresh reports according to popular media outlet Calciomercato says the Red Devils will seal the deal for the midfield pass-master, while Squawka says the club are preparing to announce his arrival in the coming days.