It appears that evidently Arsenal’s reported quest to signal Pau Torres from Unai Emery’s Villarreal is not going to be straightforward.
Sport reported in April that Arsenal are among the many golf equipment who’re occupied with signing central defender Torres from Villarreal in the summertime switch window.
The 24-year-old is without doubt one of the higher centre-backs in La Liga who helped Villarreal win the Europa League this previous season.
Former Arsenal supervisor Emery, now answerable for Villarreal, described the Spain worldwide central defender as “an incredible participant” in Soccer.London in January 2021.
David Luiz is leaving Arsenal and supervisor Mikel Arteta could possibly be Torres as a possible alternative.
Now, William Saliba shall be again from his mortgage spell and the Gunners are properly stocked in central defence.
Nonetheless, a participant like Torres would make the Gunners higher, and he might type a robust partnership with Gabriel on the coronary heart of the defence.
Nonetheless, a report in The Athletic has claimed that Torres would favor to attend for a bid from Actual Madrid or Barcelona to shifting elsewhere.
The 24-year-old is a part of the Spain squad for the Euro 2020 finals, and he isn’t going to make any resolution earlier than the competitors ends.
Manchester United have an interest within the Spaniard, however he would favor to attend for a suggestion from Madrid or Barcelona, in response to the report.
Each Madrid and Barcelona are occupied with Torres, in response to Sport, and with United additionally reportedly eager on the defender, it’s arduous to see why he would select Arsenal, who is not going to play within the Champions League subsequent season or problem for the Premier League title.
In the meantime, Voetbal 24 has claimed that Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has given a optimistic suggestions to the Gunners about their summer time goal and Anderlecht midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga.