Arsene Wenger has been in the transfer market since the end of last season in May and was fastest to splash £30million on Switzerland international midfielder Granit Xhaka. The Arsenal boss has said he wants to complete his transfer business as soon as possible to ensure the new players participate in the pre-season training tours.
According to Italian Journalist Emanueli Giulianelli, Arsenal has approach bitter London rivals Tottenham Hotspur to discuss a shock move for one of their most priced asset player Dele Alli. A deal believed to be worth £30m is placed for the attacker who recently broke into the first team last season, and that leaves Arsenal faithfuls excited at this story.
Lot of players have been heavily linked with Arsenal in the last few weeks. But fans will be surprised to see Tottenham hotspurs revelation last season Bamidele Alli linked with a move to their North London club Arsenal.
According to claims by the Italian journalist, who works for Gazzetta dello Sport, Arsenal have contacted Spurs over Dele Alli.
Arsenal undoubtedly have the most talented players in the midfield positions in the English Premier League, and it will sound ridiculous to be linked with a player from their bitter rivals Tottenham knowing full well such deal may not see light of day.
The England international midfielder joined Spurs from league one outfit MK Dons last year and he was one of the revelations in the Englinsh Premier league last season. He scored 10 goals and provided 11 assist.
In a twist to that, sometime in Apr 15, 2016, the Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli said he would rather quit football altogether rather than play for north London rivals Arsenal. All that could change in a twinkle of an eye.