Arsenal are ready to do battle with Manchester United for Newcastle United’s French Midfielder Yohan Cabaye. Manchester United were reportedly preparing a bid of 25 million pounds for the experience EPL campaigner after failing in their bid to secure the signature of former Arsenal midfielder and captain Cesc Fabregas however, Arsenal who themselves have failed in their attempt to sign a midfielder this summer, are also prepared to enter the race.
Cabaye who has been a Wenger target for a couple of years now is reportedly interested in joining a top 4 EPL team should the opportunity materialize. However, Newcastle have made it clear to would be suitors that they need to pay anything between 25-28 million pounds if they want to acquire the service of the Frenchman.
It remains to be seen if either of Manchester United or Arsenal will be ready to pay the hefty amount of money Newcastle reportedly want for the service of the midfielder who can also play on the wings.