Personal terms agreed, Arsenal to announce signing within 24 hours

Arsenal FC seem to have stepped up their game have in terms of doing transfer business under Unai Emery’s reign.

So far, the Gunners have signed Gabriel Martinelli, Dani Ceballos and William Saliba, however, reports from England have hinted that they are about sign their fourth player.

Arsenal have been linked with a move to sign Ivory Coast international, Nicolas Pepe from Lille this summer with Emery interested in bringing in an experienced winger.

Well, various reports including the BBC Sports have revealed that Arsenal will announce the signing of Pepe in the next 24 to 48 hours.

Some news outlets went ahead to say that the Ivorian winger would be unveiled on Monday.

Arsenal have reportedly agreed to the £72 million transfer deal proposed by the French club, beating off interest from Napoli for 24-year-old. The Ivorian winger will also earned £138,000 per week with the Gunners.

Pepe is considers as the most dangerous winger in the French Ligue 1 after he scored 23 goals and 12 assists in all competition last season.

The Ivorian star can play at any area at the forefront and with this he would serve Emery a lot of purpose next season.

We have to hope that the deal actually happens as the likes of Napoli and Liverpool are lurking around in a bid to snatch the player from Arsenal’s grasps.

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