Arsenal are in the market as the Gunners are looking to massively improve their squad ahead of next season by bringing in quality attackers. Arsenal are now set to complete a massive transfer for highly rated Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard in the coming weeks, oyogist.com reports.
22-year old Celtic and French attacker Odsonne Edouard has been a sensation for the Scottish giants this season and his impressive performances has caught the attention of the Gunners. Arsenal are looking to sign a striker as the contract situation of Aubameyang hasn’t been settled yet.
Odsonne Edouard has scored a whopping 27-goals for Celtic this season and such return has made Arsenal to prioritize a move for the striker. Edouard could be lined up as a possible replacement for Aubameyang if the Gabon striker refuses to extend his contract.
The arrival of Odsonne Edouard will be a huge addition for Arsenal as the striker has massive potential to become one of the best finishers in Europe.
If Arsenal were to lose Aubameyang after this season, Edouard will be the right player to fit into Mikel Arteta’s set-up at the Emirates. The French striker will cost Arsenal a fee in the region of £48m to complete the transfer.
Arsenal are also considering moves for Thomas Partey and the North London giants are also looking to make the transfer of Ceballos permanent.
Odsonne Edouard could be moving to the Emirates in the coming weeks if all negotiations goes as planned and the Gunners faithfuls can the excited at the prospect.