Arsenal To Up Bid For Saints Wonderkid
Arsenal are set to offer an improved bid to Southampton for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.
As reported by wearethenorthbank.com back in May, Arsenal reopened negotiations for Oxlade-Chamberlain after a deal fell through in January due to Southampton’s demands for a 40 per cent sell on clause.
Arsenal are to offer £6.5m up front with add ons up to £10m for the 17-year-old, an improvement on January’s £5m up front offer.
Chamberlain has made it clear to Saints that he is ready to move to a Premier League club with Arsenal eager to sign a player regarded as the best English talent of his age group.
The England U19 International did not feature in Southampton’s win over Leeds on Saturday.