We are still into November, but many clubs have already made plans for the winter transfer window – starting in January. Arsenal is no exception. The club now have a huge boost regarding the Renato Sanches Arsenal transfer. The club are close to signing their desired and exciting midfielder Renato Sanches. Sanches has publically admitted that he will be ready to leave French champions Lille in January.
After some pretty good summer transfers, Arsenal is looking to make business in the January transfer market. Moreover, Mikel Arteta wants to add a midfield player during the January window, with Partey and Elneny’s confirmed departures for AFCON duties. Arsenal would be lucky to have a versatile midfielder in their ranks. Sanches can not only fill the gap for time being but also step up to be an important player in the coming future.
Renato Sanches is just 24 years and has many praises and accomplishments at such young age. He was a Breakthrough player and the Golden Boy winner for Premira Liga in 2016. He was also Young Player of the Tournament for Euro 2016 to name a few. Sanches has certainly shown the desire and quality to play at the highest level.
“Sanches was quoted telling L’Equipe, via MilanNews, Who is interested in me? Maybe Milan and Arsenal are interested, but I don’t know. I talked to my agent, I know which clubs are calling and which are not, but now I can’t tell. But I know I’m ready. If it happens, I’ll see what’s best for me,”
Pros and Cons of Renato Sanches Arsenal Transfer
Renato Sanches has many attributes to fit in any top club. He is comfortable in a defensive position as well as for offensive duties. The right-footed midfielder has played mostly in the central defensive midfielder position, but he can move to the right flank also. As per Pierre Van Hooijdong former Netherland player, “Sanches has a similar playing style like Seedorf and same intensity too”.
— Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) November 22, 2021
According to the CIES Football Observatory, Sanches is currently valued at between €15m-€20m. This is quite affordable for the Gunners. At this young age, Arsenal see him as a long-term investment for the team. Arsenal fans will also be excited to see the improvements in personnel.
The downside for Sanches Arsenal transfer would be his frequent injuries. His transfer to Barcelona in the summer failed due to his injury. Also, Arsenal will look for the fact that other clubs like AC Milan and Liverpool are interested in the talented midfielder. This interest by other teams could cause a rise in his valuation.
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