Benzema Wants a Career In Arsenal Before Retirement
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema is reportedly keen to play for Arsenal before the end of his careerh Taruhan Bola.
The 29-year-old Benzema has been repeatedly linked with a move to the Premier League club, the Gunners since becoming a young player in Ligue 1 with Lyon.
Media said that currently Benzema interested to move to the Emirates Stadium.
The Gunners have indeed managed to bring compatriot Benzema namely Alexandre Lacazette in the summer of this year.
It is believed to make Benzema follow in the footsteps of his colleagues to move to London.
Benzema has been playing at the Santiago Bernabeu since 2009, after undergoing a young career with Lyon.
His figure was also recorded in the squad of the French national team in 2007.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will certainly not mind if his squad is strengthened by Benzema, with a myriad of experiences, he can help young players grow.
Barcelona Also Interested to Bring Mesut Ozil
Barcelona recently reportedly also interested in bringing Mesut Ozil from Arsenal after the difficulty of teasing Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool.
Barcelona is linked with Coutinho after failing to land Paris Saint Germain midfielder Marco Verratti. But it seems they have to return to failure, because Liverpool did not want to remove their valuable assets are.
However, according to the media, the Catalan club are ready poured funds of 53 million pounds to bring in Ozil, who once became the mainstay of their eternal rivals, Real Madrid before it was purchased by Arsenal in 2013.
Ozil has three career seasons with Madrid between 2010 and 2013 and helps the Santiago Bernabeu camp win the La Liga title with Jose Mourinho in the 2012 season.
The German player broke Arsenal’s transfer record when he bought 42.5 million pounds on the last day of the summer 2013.
Ozil is one of the world’s top ten players and will increase explosive power at Camp Nou. Arsene Wenger himself confirmed that their 3 superstar entering the final year of contract with the club, Alexis Sanchez, Ozil and Alex Oxlade Chamberlain will not be sold.
However, when a bid worth 53 million pounds came, they seem forced to sell the player.