Arsenal beat Bayern Munich to sign silky winger

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Arsenal have joined both Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain in the race to sign Chelsea winger Kenedy this summer, according to ESPN.

The 22-year-old, who is currently on loan at Newcastle United, is set to be offloaded by the Blues with the winger failing to make an impression at Stamford Bridge.

Since joining the Magpies in January, the Brazilian has impressed helping to steer them clear of the bottom three, directly being involved in four goals in eight appearances.

Big interest

Having been given the freedom to play the way he wants, Kenedy has flourished under Rafa Benitez and has proven to be a key asset for the Toon during his eight appearances.

His potential has caught the attention of two of Europe’s biggest clubs: Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain.

Both clubs have also been joined in the race to sign the South American by Premier League side Arsenal, who are monitoring his progress.

The Blues are willing to offload the player in the summer who has failed to establish himself as a first-team regular.


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