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Arsenal have joined Manchester United and Chelsea in the race to sign Inter Milan Goalkeeper Samir Handanovic, according to reports.
Handanovic, 31, is regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the Serie A and Premier League giants are keen to snap up the 31-year-old.
Arsenal could be forced to sign a goalkeeper this summer with current No 2 David Ospina desperately in search of first-team football and could ask to leave the Emirates. Being aware of that, Wenger has
Being aware of that, Wenger has began to draw up a shortlist of goalkeeper who would replace the Colombian international and according to Corriere Dello Sport via the Daily Star, the Gunners are looking at the Inter’s shot stopper as a potential replacement for Ospina.
Manchester United and Chelsea are also interested in the Serbian international and the two Premier League clubs are said to have made approaches to sign the goalkeeper.
Manchester United are said to have enquired about the goalkeeper incase they lose David De gea this summer as the Spanish goalkeeper was close to joining Madrid last year.
While Chelsea could lose first choice goalie Thibaut Courtois as the Belgian is said to be unhappy working with the Blue’s goalkeeping coach, hence the reason for their interest in Handanovic.
On Arsenal’s part, the Gunners are searching for a capable back up to compete with Petr Cech and Handanovic could be a good signing.
The goalkeeper who retired from international football in 2015 remained coy about his future when questioned on a possible move away from the San Siro, he said:
“You never know what will happen in the future.”
Handanovic joined Inter From Udinese in 2012 and is being regarded as one of Serie A finest goalkeepers.