The former Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata is very close to making the move to London from Italian giants Juventus. The 29 year old has struggle to find a proper club and nail down a starting position wherever he’s gone. But the Spanish striker could fit in perfectly to Mikel Arteta’s and his plans.
🚨 Álvaro Morata is ‘very close’ to signing for Arsenal for a fee of around €30m.
— Transfer News Live (@DeadlineDayLive) May 26, 2022
Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing striker Alvaro Morata, who has spent the past two seasons on-loan at Juventus from Atletico Madrid.
— AFTV (@AFTVMedia) May 27, 2022
🇪🇸 According to reports in Spain, Arsenal in talks with Atletico Madrid to sign Alvaro Morata but this deal will not affect the signing of Gabriel Jesus from Man City or any winger signing [like Gnabry], and even if the club extends Eddie Nketiah's contract. #afc pic.twitter.com/kClldjhoAn
— Antonio (@AlHeatAFC) May 27, 2022
It was a very disappointing end to the season for the North London as they failed to miss out on the top four to their bitter rivals Tottenham Hotspur. It’s a blow that will deny the Gunners Champions League football for next season. Is Mikel Arteta still the right man for the job at the Emirates Stadium?