Arsenal transfer news: Arsenal enters the race to sign Everton star who is a Manchester United target

In today's Arsenal transfer news - Arsenal have now entered the race for Everton star Amadou Onana who is a Manchester United transfer target for months.

Everton v Fulham - Carabao Cup Quarter Final
Everton v Fulham - Carabao Cup Quarter Final / Chris Brunskill/Fantasista/GettyImages
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Arsenal wants to sign new players as soon as possible as they don't want another trophyless season. The Gunners started the season amazingly. However, injuries to some key players have derailed their season. Now, Arteta is looking to get the Gunners back on top as he looks to make his midfield stronger. He is eyeing Everton's Amadou Onana as a potential signing that would make his midfield work better along with Martin Odegaard and Declan Rice. After the crushing defeat to Liverpool at the Emirates which resulted in the Gunners getting knocked out of the FA Cup, Arsenal are now adamant about getting their season back on track. That is why they have identified Amadou Onana as a perfect signing and are ready to get into a transfer race with his long-standing suitor Manchester United for his signature. This Arsenal transfer news will be interesting to follow.

Arsenal transfer news: Amadou Onana to Arsenal

Signing Amadou Onana will not be cheap because Everton will ask £50 million for the player as per The Sun. They signed him last year for £33million and with the performances he gave and the interest he gained from clubs around Europe, Arsenal fans can rest assured Everton will want around £50m for the player. Sacha Tavolieri reported in X the talks between the two clubs, Arsenal and Everton are ongoing and therefore, things could move forward very quickly. Onana loves the Premier League and wants to play here. Also, if a club like Arsenal and Man Utd comes beckoning, it will be hard to ignore. Thus, it looks like Onana will leave Everton and his probable destination could be Arsenal unless Manchester United is ready to offer something that Everton cannot reject. Fans will have to wait and see how this Arsenal transfer news on Amadou Onana to Arsenal unfolds.

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