Picture: How Denis Suarez will look in Arsenal Jersey if he completes move

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on a deal for Spanish playmaker Denis Suarez, according to reports.

Suarez was a key member of Unai Emery squad that won the Europa league for Sevilla in the 2014/2015 and the Spanish boss wants the star at the Emirates.

The Spanish playmaker has been reduced to a bit-part role since Ernesto Valverde and he wants out of the Camp Nou. This season, he has featured in two La Liga games but at Arsenal, he could be a key figure.

While Arsenal are looking to sign the star on a loan deal, Barcelona want a compulsory clause inserted in the contract that would see the London club sign him at the end of the season.

Emery has laid bare his desire to add a quality player to his otherwise weak squad that can play from the flank. Aaron Ramsey to set to join Juventus and speculations have been mounting over the future of Mesut Ozil.

The Arsenal fan base appear to be eagerly waiting for the arrival Suarez. We feature a mock up picture of the star in an Arsenal Jersey, this will leave an idea of his look when he finally joins.

 

Suarez is adept at retaining ball possession – he will give Emery an option on the flank and midfield.