Wenger himself confirmed he would sign only “top players” in winter, and this has seen the club linked to an avalanche of star players in recent weeks.
The agent of former AC Milan striker, Alexandre Pato is said to be England to finalise a transfer of the striker to English Premier League Champions Chelsea in the January transfer window, according to reports.
The 26 year old striker had a fruitful spell in European football during his first stint at Italian side AC Milan before his career was almost ended with series of niggling injuries which forced him to return back to his home land. Pato.
Tottenham and Liverpool have been touted as Pato’s likeliest destination but he was seen at the stands at Stamford Bridge when the Blues were playing against FC Porto in the UEFA Champion’s League group stage.
But according to Metro Brazil, Pato is set to move to Stamford Bridge, as reports indicate that his representative Gilmar Veloz is currently negotiating a deal on a potential move to Chelsea.
Pato has reiterated his stance on a move back to Europe as he feel he still has a lot to offer. Chinese outfit Tianjin Quanjin offered the Brazilian an eye watering salary package but Pato turned it down and he is willing to accept a lower offer to join the Blues.