Arsenal want Arthur before weekend

Arsenal are pushing to sign Juve’s Brazilian midfielder Arthur before this weekends match against Tottenham. The 25-year-old is likely to leave Turin in January with Arsenal closely linked with a loan move.

Football London report that the Gunners are now pushing to complete a move for Arthur before the weekends North London derby. The Brazilian has been plagued by injuries during his time with Juve and has seen his playing time restricted to cameo appearances under Max Allegri.

It was previously reported that Arsenal director Edu Gaspar was a fan of the player and had recommended him to coach Mikel Arteta.