Porto’s Jackson Martinez was reportedly set to Join AC Milan this summer. [Picture: Reuters]
Arsenal have been handed a major transfer boost and have been placed back on track in the pursuit of prime summer target Jackson Martinez.
In what would seem as a shock to many Arsenal fans, who believed last week that they had lost the chance to sign key summer target Jackson Martinez, after it was announced by Porto President that the hitman had decided to join AC Milan.
Fresh reports according to the Metro claim Jackson Martinez will decide whether he will transfer to Arsenal in the coming days.
AC Milan were thought to have won the race for his signature but Martinez says that other clubs are still in with a chance.
“I am as close to Milan as I am to other clubs,” he said.
“In the next few days I will decide my future.”
This report is sure to come as good news to many Arsenal fans who have been aching to have a ruthless striker in the form of Martinez at the club.