Arsenal could receive 30-year-old UCL winner in stunning exchange deal

By | April 12, 2017

Barcelona will offer Arda Turan to Arsenal as a makeweight to bring Hector Bellerin back to, according to the latest report.

The Catalan side are in the race for a right-sided defender after being forced into a reshuffle at the back since the exit of Dani Alves last summer.

According to Spanish Cadena Ser suggest that Bellerin is still on Barcelona’s radar, six seasons after leaving for North London, and the La Liga side are ready to go all out to sign him this summer.

Barca will reportedly table a big offer for the right-back, as well as the chance to land Turan – the scorer of 11 goals in 25 games in all tournaments this campaign in a player-plus-cash transfer.

The Spaniard has been linked with a series of clubs already this term, most earlier Italian champions Juventus.

Meanwhile, Arsenal centre-back Laurent Koscielny has reportedly left the door for a transfer to the French top flight after being chased by Marseille.

Ligue 1 side have funds to spend in the summer and are believed to have made bringing the centre-half on board one of their top preferences ahead of next campaign.

As reported by theYahoo!  Koscielny’s entourage, as suggested that Marseille have made their interest in the veteran defender known, as the 10-time French champions look to make another stellar transfer after landing Dimitri Payet and Patrice Evra in January.

The Source says: “If Marseille can attract Dimitri Payet, Marseille can do the same with Laurent Koscielny. Why not?”

Marseille are also understood to be interested in Koscielny’s clubmate Olivier Giroud, who has struggled to nail down a regular starting spot this term.