As per a report from Spanish outlet RAC1, Arsenal have an interest within the signature of out-of-favour Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez.
Suarez, a flexible 24-year-old who can play both in an attacking-midfield function or on the wing, has been on Barca’s books since 2016, when he made the transfer to the Camp Nou from Villarreal.
Suarez arrived in Catalunya with weighty expectations on his shoulders, having beforehand been seen as one of many brightest younger skills in Spain.
Nonetheless, the previous Manchester Metropolis youth’s growth has stalled considerably underneath the brilliant lights at Barca.
After a strong debut marketing campaign on the Camp Nou, throughout which he managed 26 La Liga appearances (12 begins), final season noticed a substantial drop-off in taking part in time for Suarez, with the technically-gifted midfielder having been handed a paltry four league begins by Ernesto Valverde.
And the present marketing campaign has confirmed even less-fruitful for the once-capped Spanish worldwide, with Suarez’s solely time on the pitch up to now having are available in a pair of Copa Del Rey outings and a 10-minute cameo within the Champions League.
As such, rumours have unsurprisingly been rife over latest weeks that Suarez may very well be on the transfer in January.
Chelsea and AC Milan have been the 2 sides most persistently-linked with a swoop for the Spaniard, however, as per the aforementioned replace from RAC1 this afternoon, Arsenal have now joined the race for Suarez’s companies.
The Catalan outlet declare that the Gunners are extraordinarily eager on the 24-year-old’s signature.
Considerably, it must also be famous that the Blaugrana man has beforehand performed underneath Arsenal boss Unai Emery. The pair spent the 2014-15 season collectively at Sevilla.
RAC additionally add that Barcelona have knowledgeable Suarez that he will probably be bought in January, if the fitting provide arrives.
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