Breaking: Arsenal trigger €15m release clause of star

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Leite played the full 90 minutes of Porto’s 1-0 win over Arsenal’s (understrength) u23s on Tuesday night at the Emirates to pick up the Premier League International Cup once again, but the youngster could be back playing regularly in London if O Jogo are correct.

O Jogo 9 May 2018

In their Wednesday edition they write that Arsenal are prepared to meet the release fee in his contract which sits at around €15m.

Leite is a left-footed centreback who can play either left or right in the centre or as a right-back.

He has yet to make his senior debut for Porto.

Arsenal have been linked with a number of centrebacks ahead of the summer with the position one of the priorities for the club.

Sven Mislintat wants Arsenal to sign a centre-back as one of four positions he’s looking to strengthen this summer according to reports, but who are the available options?


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