Arsenal agree deal to sign Brazil forward Gabriel Martinelli from Ituano

first_imgMartinelli has scored six goals for Ituano in 2019 (Metro Grab)UOL also report that Martinelli’s agents also offered him to Arsenal’s Premier League rivals but no club came forward with a proposal.AdvertisementAdvertisementItuano also attempted to put up a fight to keep a portion of Martinelli’s economic rights but Arsenal refused.Martinelli, who made his professional debut last year and is capable of playing on either flank, scored six goals for Ituano in the Campeonato Paulista earlier this year.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors Gabriel Martinelli is reportedly heading to Arsenal this summer (Instagram/Ituano)Arsenal have agreed a deal to sign Ituano forward Gabriel Martinelli, according to reports in Brazil.The Gunners have been keeping tabs on the 17-year-old’s progress and scouts have been providing detailed reports for several months.Martinelli had a trial with Manchester United in 2017, while he has also been linked with a move to Barcelona.But according to UOL, Arsenal have now reached an agreement to sign Martinelli and the forward will make the move to the Gunners once he turns 18 in June.ADVERTISEMENTSeveral Brazilian teams were also in the running including Flamengo, Cruzeiro and Santos, but Martinelli opted to make the move to the Premier League after extensive talks. Comment Arsenal agree deal to sign Brazil forward Gabriel Martinelli from Ituano Advertisement Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 23 Apr 2019 12:30 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link952Shareslast_img read more

Liverpool will not ease up after sealing EPL title — Klopp

first_imgRelatedPosts Lampard: I still have confidence in Tomori Mane double eases Liverpool to win over 10-man Chelsea EPL: Chelsea, Liverpool in cagey duel Liverpool will not ease up in their nine remaining English Premier League games even after they secure the wins they need, manager Juergen Klopp said.Liverpool are seeking to seal a first top flight crown in 30 years. The club have a 25-point lead over second-placed Manchester City as the Premier League prepares to resume this month following the COVID-19 disruption.Liverpool can also secure the title with a win against Everton in their first match back if Manchester City lose to Arsenal when the league restarts on June 17.“It’s nice to think about it but we are not champions yet and we know that,” Klopp said.“We know we’re close, but close is not there.“There are 27 points left for us and we will try everything to take them all. “We don’t want to stop winning after two games …”The league was suspended on March 13 due to the pandemic, with teams returning to training in small groups before voting last week to return to contact training.“I have missed it so much it’s unbelievable,” Klopp added.“I know it’s not the most important thing in life but it is my passion. I hope the people are looking forward to it because we are.”Reuters/NAN. Tags: English Premier LeagueJurgen KloppLiverpoolTitlelast_img read more