According to Telegraph’s Jeremy Wilson, Arsenal have been told they will have to cough up as much as 12 million pounds if they want to stand any chance at all of signing Stoke City’s Bosnia goalkeeper Asmir Begovic. Arsenal are in the market for a new goal keeper has the club’s coaching staff are not 100% confident in current first choice goalie Szczensy.
Arsenal urge to sign another keeper is even made stronger after the club sold third choice goal keeper Vito Mannone to Sunderland for a fee said to be 2 million pounds. Arsenal have seen attempts to sign QPR’s Julio Cesar come to naught as the experience Brazilian international is not willing to cut on a weekly wage that is said to be 100k pounds per week.
Arsenal are also interested in Valencia’s Vicent Guaita.