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DENIS SUAREZ has been linked with a move to Arsenal from Barcelona all month
And Gunners are convinced the transfer could now be imminent after the Catalan club completed the signing of Frenkie de Jong from Ajax.
That follows the addition of Kevin-Prince Boateng from Italian outfit Sassuolo.
On signing De Jong, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu revealed his excitement.
He said: “With the arrival of Frenkie De Jong we add talent, youth and Barca style to our sporting project.
“We are convinced that he will be a key part of our team for years to come. Welcome, Frenkie!”
Arsenal fans have been left certain the signing means Suarez will join the Gunners before the January 31 transfer deadline.
One tweeted: “De jong to Barca, D.suarez to arsenal.”
Another added: “You’ve signed KPB and De Jong in the last 24 hours ago @FCBarcelona ffs just give us Suarez already.”
A third explained: “Barca just signed DE JONG I honestly can’t Suarez staying put.”
And a fourth said: “Ok so that the big de jong deal done. Now Barca and arsenal can agree the 20m option deal.
“If Suarez deal happened before. Ajax could have pushed for another 10-15m knowing Barca has Suarez £ coming.
“Now the domino effect.”