Another day, another report in the French media claiming Arsenal are closing in on Lille attacker Gervinho.
This morning L’Equipe claims that the Gunners have tabled a final €12 million offer for the Ivorian, which the Ligue 1 champions will accept. The 24-year-old has also reportedly agreed a four year contract at the Emirates and could undertake the formality of a medical this afternoon.
Throughout the Wenger era player transfers into and out of the club have often fallen into two categories; epic, drawn-out sagas and those completed under the radar in double quick time. It is perfectly obvious into which group Monsieur Gervinho’s move falls.
Stay tuned to Arseblog News for any further developments…