Arsenal have finally agreed a deal with Southampton for their star midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, according to Express news.
Arsenal have been in link with Morgan Schneiderlin since the summer window, however they could not finalized the deal but with the recent reports claimed that the deal is now finalized and soon it will be officially announced.
Schneiderlin was linked with numerous clubs including Manchester United and Tottenham but in the end it is Arsenal who took him at the right time for a fee around £25million.
Saints manager Ronald Koeman also told that he can leave only if the right offer comes, reports also suggested that the Red Devils were also ready to splash £25million. The 25-year-old also said that he wants to leave the club for Champions League football.
Express quoted The Secret Footballer who tweeted:
“My understanding is that they have an agreement already in place with Schneiderlin.”
With Express further reported that Reading star Dave Kitson is likely to be behind this tweet but it will not be confirmed easily.
While former Manchester United defender Gary Neville admired the French player that he is capable of representing any top side in the Premier League which hints a move away from the Saints this month.
“I think he could play at any of the top clubs in the league, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United or Arsenal - he's showed his quality this season.”
Columnist: Shah Arsalan