Arsenal Make €28m Bid For Colombian Attacker – Reports

By on July 7, 2014

Arsenal appear to be getting busy in the transfer market with reports in Spain claiming that we’ve made a €28m bid for Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado.

Despite widespread reports suggesting we are closing in on Alexis Sanchez, Spanish outlet Sport suggest that Arsene Wenger could be on the look-out for another attacker after testing Fiorentina’s resolve with a big-money bid for Cuadrado.

The 26-year-old has just impressed at the World Cup with his adventurous display’s down the right leading to speculation about a possible move to the likes of Barcelona and Manchester United.

However, Sport claim we are the only club to have made a formal offer so far but it was instantly rejected by the Serie A club, who are thought to be holding out for nearer €40m.

It’s not clear whether Arsene see’s Cuadrado as a potential fall-back option in case the Sanchez deal doesn’t come off, or the boss wants to bring in two attackers this summer, but it’s good to see us finally putting some big-money bids in for quality players.

I personally don’t think the boss would buy both Sanchez and Cuadrado, so he’s probably just testing the water to see what other deals are available in-case we don’t land Sanchez.

However, all the signs are that we’re firmly in the driving seat for the Chilean and it’s just as well, because Sport claim that Cuadrado has his heart set on playing for Barca, so we’d probably struggle to land the Colombian if the Catalans firm up their interest too.


  1. ButtFlaps

    July 7, 2014 at 4:46 pm

    I prefer the Sanchez from Chilly

  2. Ebuka

    July 7, 2014 at 5:05 pm

    If dis is true it means dat sanchez deal is still hanging

  3. John Paul

    July 7, 2014 at 5:27 pm

    I prefer sanches,dimarie plus quadrado


    July 7, 2014 at 6:10 pm

    It think the issue about sanchez and gurado…. Is that both of the plays are attackers and i wil prefer sanchez to the other guy

  5. Stranstraghan

    July 7, 2014 at 8:06 pm

    Ol damn rumourx r kute.plz wenger,hurryup 4da dealx rgadin sanchez n d maria,dnt let t go lyk da 1 4 higuan


    July 7, 2014 at 10:30 pm


  7. Mwacha Makamo-Malawi

    July 8, 2014 at 2:17 am

    Harry-up Wenger 4 de folowing; Sanchenz, Dembuchy & Lars Bender

  8. Josephkatkwap

    July 8, 2014 at 9:29 am

    Plc winger we need a quality attakers and defensive midfileder alexis sanchez is gud attaker

  9. Josephkatkwap

    July 8, 2014 at 9:31 am

    Plc winger we need a quality attakers and defensive midfileder alexis sanchez is gud attaker plc arsng wenger

  10. henry

    July 8, 2014 at 11:51 am

    Arsene wngr do thins fast b 4 ada Guys gets invoLved sanchez,Lars bndr and Debuchy thr very good deaLs we wL untoucheble next season

  11. henry

    July 8, 2014 at 11:56 am

    We also need a matured goalkiper plz wenger!!

  12. mugdishawi

    July 8, 2014 at 11:58 am

    after sanchez lets get DM,hopefully kadira.here we come PL.

  13. yakubu abubakar

    July 8, 2014 at 1:04 pm

    i prefer sanchez,debuchy and lars bender is goin 2 b a gret combnatn, so horry up wenger

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