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Today’s focus: David Luiz.
Arsenal are stretching to get Chelsea star David Luiz with a sum of £17.5 million tabled for the Brazilian already but Chelsea intend on squeezing more out for David’s signature.
Unai Emery thus far has been on the run to get the perfect team ready before the summer is over. Fortifying the defense has been a major run for Emery following Arsenals 51 goals conceived in the premier league last season. So far Unai Emery has been able to snatch Stephan Lichtsteiner on a free transfer from Juventus while his move to sign Sokratis Papastathopoulos is closed.
Emery however feels the need for more defensive reinforcement and seeks for more. Express cited a report from Le10 Sport; claiming Gunner’s had put the blues to the test over the signing of David Luiz by putting down £17.5 million offer.
David Luiz has been in Chelsea since 2011 enjoying a life of productivity and affluence before playing for PSG in 2014 and then returning to Chelsea in 2016 and had retained his place ever since.
In 2016/17 David Luiz was a key player in the lifting of the premier league trophy with the blues but last season wasn’t Soo much in favour for the Brazilian has appeared 16 times in all competitions due to been inflicted with injury.
It’s expected for Luiz to change and find a new club, and Arsenal are putting themselves in place for the defender to have a new start with the sum of £17.5 million offer but the blues are in tune for more cash over the defender.