Denis Suárez is still caught in a web of controversy with Barcelona. The Spanish midfielder is eager to leave the outfit with Arsenal emerging as frontrunners for his signature.
Mirror’s John Cross revealed that the young midfielder is determined to drop the club and join English side Arsenal this month.
According to Cross, the 25-year-old has made it clear he is keen on leaving the Nou Camp and he has handed a transfer request
Suárez is a top target for Arsenal and the Gunners are ready to bargain a good number for the star.
It is understood Arsenal are trying to force a loan move through, and then make it permanent in the summer.
Suárez was under Unai Emery’s belt before and a reunion has not been waved off. Chelsea were keen to land the player, but talks of that have silenced in recent days.
Barcelona are reluctant to let Suárez leave this month GiantsFootballNews understands.
The Catalonia outfit has continued to drop the youngster out of their squad due to a clause in his contract that says they have to pay Manchester City 800,000 euros if he features in a game. The player’s future remains in the cloud and playing him comes at a huge risk for Barcelona.