Sam Allardyce says that Arsenal and Crystal Palace have found an agreement over the transfer of Carl Jenkinson.
Last Friday Arsene Wenger said he expected the deal to go through in the next few days, and in a press conference this afternoon, the Palace manager hinted that his transfer is more or less imminent.
SA: I think that's negotiation between the chairman and the agent, but we appear to have an agreement with Arsenal [for Jenkinson].
— Crystal Palace F.C. (@CPFC) January 16, 2017
It looks as if personal terms are all that needs to be sorted out, and it does appear as if this is going to be a permanent move for the 24 year old.
After a long spell out with a cruciate knee injury, Jenkinson was unable to find his best form when deputising for Hector Bellerin, and with Gabriel seemingly comfortable enough covering there in the short-term, it seems Arsene Wenger is prepared to let him go.
More when it’s made official.