Arsene Wenger is a big fan of Vidal.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger may well be on his way to handing the club’s fans a pleasant surprise as he is expected to step up his chase for 27-year old Juventus ace midfielder Arturo Vidal, reports the Daily Express.
The Gunners are very keen on adding the box-to-box midfielder to their ranks, despite coming in for him later than their Premier League rivals Chelsea and Manchester United.
Wenger was also linked with a whopping £44 million move for Vidal recently, and while the exact details of a potential transfer are yet to be established, the Frenchman has given a hint about his transfer intentions whilst on commentary at the World Cup.
“Vidal is one of the best midfielders in the world. He has everything. Incredible stamina, perfect timing. He’s a marathon athlete who plays football,” Wenger said.
The above statements are about is a big hint from Wenger, who is known to conduct his transfer dealings in a concealed and quiet manner.
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