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gossipsfocus: Jean-Micheal Seri
Apparently Arsenal begins to take the lead over Chelsea to sign Nice’s midfielder Jean-Micheal Seri, as the Gunner’s gets in talk with Seri’s agent. TeamTalk.
The Ivory coast midfielder joined Nice from Pacos de Ferreira in 2015 and has ever since been one of the best all-round midfielder in the French league. Sari has also been on point on his national side as he is a regular with the Ivorian national team, with a record of 16 caps to his name. He’s means of play had loud him over at England and both Chelsea and Arsenal are after his signature.
After Danny Drinkwaters disappointing season at Stanford Bridge the Chelsea management have been on the look for a better replacement. Drinkwaters performance since joining London blues from Leicester hasn’t been remarkable and Seri has been visualized as enough to take his place at the Stanford Bridge.
TeamTalk however cited a report from Sky Sports mentioning Arsenals head of football relations Raul Sanllehi in talk with Seri’s agent over the players mover to Emirates.
The report also added that the Ivorian has a price tag of £35 million due to a release clause in his contract and Arsenal is on the move and lead to get Seri’s signature regardless.
Emery is on a desperate look for a new midfielder
Following Santi Carorla had left Emirates to Villarreal and Jack Wilshere had refused to pen a new contract to the club. Unai Emery hands are now forced to look out and Seri happened to be the perfect pick for his fit.