Date: 19th March 2017 at 4:14pm

Arsenal have made Ross Barkley a prime target for the summer transfer window, reports the Liverpool Echo.

The Everton midfielder has enjoyed an impressive campaign for the Toffees after initially being dropped by new boss Ronald Koeman.

The 23 year-old has tallied four goals and seven assists under the Dutchman’s charge.

Critics believe midfielder has more to offer however. And Arsenal could be the step up he needs to unlock his full potential.

The Gunners will have to fight off London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea, who have both been linked with moves for the lifelong Evertonian

Barkley is approaching his the final year of his of his current Blues contract and could be sold for a cut price this summer.

Toffees boss, Koeman remains bullish the England international will remain with the club.

“I think every situation is different. Ross is a boy from Everton, and what we need to show to him is the best reasons to stay,” said Koeman.

“Football is a business, you make decisions. He needs to sign a new contract or you sell the player.”

 

One response to “Arsenal join race for Ross Barkley”

  1. Javier says:

    WENGER never learns
    You can predict an Arsenal season before it’s even begun.
    When it comes to tactics, Wenger is often found out.
    It’s taken him years to finally realise you need to give up some possession for being tighter in bigger games, but there’s still no real variation.
    Deluded quotes……..he said quote
    We have leaders in every position”
    Players don’t seem to believe in him
    In crucial games in a must-win clash the players didn’t seem bothered.

    He’s holding Arsenal back
    WENGER OUT

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