Aston Villa have reportedly now agreed a £20m deal to signal Emiliano Martinez from Arsenal.
Rumours have been circulating in current weeks suggesting that the goalkeeper would go away the Gunners this summer time in the hunt for common first-team soccer.
A number of golf equipment have been linked with a transfer to safe his providers, together with Brighton.
Nevertheless, in response to the Unbiased, Arsenal have now accepted a bid from Villa.
It’s claimed the goalkeeper will endure a medical within the subsequent 24 hours and has already travelled to Birmingham.
He’s stated to be set to signal a four-year contract.
Mikel Arteta is known to have made a number of makes an attempt to influence Martinez to remain put.
However he couldn’t guarantee him he can be the membership’s first-choice goalkeeper with Bernd Leno nonetheless holding that place.
Final season, the Argentinian shined within the absence of Leno, who suffered a knee harm shortly after the Premier League restart in June.
The 27-year-old is more likely to be relegated again to the bench with Leno now again match for Arsenal and that has led to curiosity from elsewhere.
Because of this, Martinez is claimed to have reject a ‘considerably improved contract’ supply from Arsenal.
The membership have now accepted his need to maneuver on.
“We have now a particular state of affairs,” Arteta informed BT Sport after Leno performed within the 3-Zero win over Fuham on Saturday.
“Clearly the switch market is open and we all know all of the rumours, so we made the choice to start out Bernd [Leno] at this time.”