Madrid Talks Could See Arsenal Miss Out On £25m Signing

Arsenal could be set to miss out on the signing of £25m-rated midfielder Asier Illarramendi with Real Madrid due to hold talks with Real Sociedad later this week, according to a report by talkSPORT today.
We were heavily linked with a move for the highly-rated midfielder two weeks ago when he played a starring role in Spain’s European Under-21 Championship winning campaign, with boss Arsene Wenger believed to be a huge fan of the 23-year-old’s.
A defensive minded midfielder is believed to be on Wenger’s agenda this summer and talkSPORT suggest Illarramendi features prominently in the managers thoughts.
However, it appears Madrid have stolen a march on us after president Florentino Perez made the youngster a priority signing this summer as they look to bring in a long-term replacement for Xabi Alonso – who is expected to ...
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