Arsenal are said to be serious about Euro 2020 star
Manuel Locatelli after agreeing a deal in principle with
According to The Athletic , the Gunners have already
agreed a £50million deal for White having pursued the
centre-back throughout this summer.
And their attention could now turn to midfield with
Sassuolo’s Locatelli reportedly a target on the back of
his impressive form at Euro 2020.
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According to Corriere Dello Sport via Sport Witness ,
Arsenal are aiming to ‘overtake’ Juventus in the race
to sign the 23-year-old, and they already know what it
It’s reported Sassuolo want €40m (£34.2m) in cash
and the Gunners could be prepared to provide that
money to get the deal done.
Locatelli has been with Sassuolo since 2019, though he
also spent a year on loan before that during his AC
He has made 67 league appearances since, scoring four
times, and during that time, he has racked up 15 senior
Italy caps, scoring three times and, of course, winning