According to Sky Italia, who are owned by skysports and are very reliable media outlet, Arsenal who have been heavily linked with several players this summer is set to lure to North London Inter Milan star Jeison Murillo.
Having signed a midfielder and a young striker already this summer transfer window, Arsenal fans have often lamented Arsene Wenger’s inactivity in the transfer market, though news linking the Gunners to a new defender will not be welcomed by the fans.
Report states Arsenal is to sign a £15m deal for the services of Inter Milan star and captain Jeison Murillo after discussing transfer terms with the Inter Milan.
The Inter Milan defender, 24, has impressed at the Serie A club since joining the San Siro club from la Liga side Granada in 2015, and later developed into a formidable defender in the Italian Serie A.
Sixty six year old Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is thought to be keen on bringing in a defender within two weeks as his stars begin for pre-season preparations, ahead of what could be Le Prof’s last season in charge of the Emirate club should he fail to win a silverware.