Arsenal news LIVE: Madrid keen on Arteta, Saka and Martinelli BEST in Europe, Seaman on title bid – updates in English
Arsenal have been in the news for all the right reasons this season, with Mikel Arteta’s side currently sitting in the top four of the Premier League and looking to secure a Champions League spot.
The Gunners have also been linked with a number of high-profile players, with Real Madrid reportedly keen on signing both Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli.
Meanwhile, former Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman has backed the club to challenge for the title next season, and we’ve got all the latest news and updates right here.
Real Madrid keen on Saka and Martinelli
Real Madrid are reportedly keen on signing both Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli from Arsenal.
The Spanish giants are said to be monitoring the duo closely, with both players impressing for the Gunners this season.
Saka has been a revelation for Arsenal this season, scoring seven goals and providing nine assists in all competitions.
Meanwhile, Martinelli has also been impressive, scoring 10 goals in his debut season for the club.
It remains to be seen if Real Madrid will make a move for the duo, but it is clear that they are keeping a close eye on them.
Seaman backs Arsenal to challenge for title
Former Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman has backed the club to challenge for the title next season.
The Gunners are currently fourth in the Premier League and are on course to secure a Champions League spot.
And Seaman believes that the club can challenge for the title next season if they can keep their key players fit.
He said: “If they can keep their key players fit, I think they can challenge for the title next season. They have the quality and the depth to do it.
“They have a great manager in Mikel Arteta and they have some really exciting young players coming through. I think they can do it.”
It remains to be seen if Arsenal can challenge for the title next season, but it is clear that Seaman believes they have the quality to do so.