Could Arsenal’s pursuit of Moises Caicedo be over?
In today’s Arsenal transfer news – Why the people close to Arsenal are growing frustrated with Brighton, a boost regarding £13m transfer target & a potential Moises Caicedo replacement lined up.
For yesterday’s Arsenal transfer news, click here.
Let’s see what the papers are saying today…
Arsenal transfer news – Gunners frustrated with Brighton
According to journalist Ben Jacobs, the Arsenal team are frustrated they have not been able to reach a deal for Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Moises Caicedo.
This shows Brighton sticking to their position (as expected), but also Arsenal knowing that and still trying again. Those close to a possible deal remain frustrated Brighton have not offered up any valuation, but this is how Tony Bloom works with agents and suitors.
— Ben Jacobs (@JacobsBen) January 30, 2023
After having a second bid rejected without any explanation, you can understand Arsenal’s frustration. Caicedo is clearly a player Arsenal are interested in and want to sign before the end of the transfer window. If nothing happens today, chances are slim that the Gunners can push a deal through.
Arsenal transfer news – Youri Tielemans considered as Caicedo alternative
According to the latest report from 90min, Arsenal are considering a late move for Leicester City midfielder Youri Tielemans. The report suggests that it would take a huge bid from Arsenal to consider parting ways with Tielemans, since their battle to stay in the Premier League is seen as more important than money.
Arsenal transfer news – Target Ivan Fresneda misses important match
A name which has been making the rounds over the last couple of weeks is Real Valladolid right-back Ivan Fresneda. According to a report from Daily Cannon, the defender who is also wanted by Borussia Dortmund has missed an important match against Valencia. This could leave the door open for a move, as both Arsenal and Dortmund have agreed on a £13m valuation.
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