Willian is reportedly on the verge of signing as free agent at North London side Arsenal as he undergoes medical with gunners.
Willian announced his exit from Chelsea after having played at Stamford Bridge for 7 seasons. However, despite his advanced age, 32, he would be on the verge of penning a deal with Emirates Stadium outfit.
According to the Standard, Willian has completed his medical at Arsenal earlier on Tuesday.
Mikel Arteta would like to make of Brazilian winger gunners’ first summer signing. Pending an agreement over the contract renewal of Gabon international Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Indeed, Arsenal officials are keen on convincing the 31-year-old to extend his deal. As ex-Dortmund player’s will run down next season. And gunners fans don’t want to lose their talisman.
It’s worth mentioning that Aubameyang realized an absolutely stunning season with Arsenal. With 22 strikes in the Premier League, he is the top scorer of Arsenal in the English top-flight.
Moreover, Gunners owe their FA Cup trophy to Aubameyang as he scored important goals to help the team win. He notably netted a brace against Manchester City ion semi-final and another one against Frank Lampard’s Chelsea in the final.