Arsenal Transfer News: Unai Emery targets to land Real Madrid star this summer

Tanish Chachra
|Published 20/06/2019

Arsenal Transfer News: Unai Emery targets to land Real Madrid superstar from Real Madrid this summer to bolster his squad this summer.

Unai Emery wants to land Lucas Vazquez from Real Madrid to bolster his squad ahead of next season. The Gunners’ manager poses massive interest in his compatriot and have plans regarding him.

According to a report published by Don Balon, Emery has asked Arsenal board to meet the demands made by Real Madrid to hire the services of the Spanish International.

Since, Real Madrid have already signed Eden Hazard and Rodrygo amidst the presence of Marco Asensio and rise of Vinicius, might put him below in the pecking order in Zinedine Zidane’s lineup. Hence, it seems wise, if the 27-year-old seeks a move out of Los Blancos.

On the other hand, Emery reportedly has promised a prominent role for Vazquez at Arsenal, as he does not face stiff competition at his position.

Meanwhile, everal ther clubs are also interested to hire the services of Vazquez, as Roma, Inter Milan, West Ham, Newcastle, Real Betis and Sevilla have already called at Los Blancos’ doorsteps.

However, Arsenal are reportedly at the pole position to sign the player, as he might have to be sold by Real Madrid to balance their financial books amid mega transfers this summer.

Presently, there are no reports of Vazquez interests and where his inclination lies, as several clubs are after his purchase. Hence, it is remained to see whether Arsenal will step up their chase for the 27-year-old player.

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Tanish Chachra

Tanish Chachra

Tanish Chachra is the Motorsport editor at The SportsRush. He saw his first race when F1 visited India in 2011, and since then, his romance with the sport has been seasonal until he took up this role in 2020. Reigniting F1's coverage on this site, Tanish has fallen in love with the sport all over again. He loves Kimi Raikkonen and sees a future world champion in Oscar Piastri. Away from us, he loves to snuggle inside his books.

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