Arsenal have reportedly rejected a gap supply from Sheffield United for younger striker Folarin Balogun.
According to reports from the Daily Mail, the Blades have supplied £3m plus add-ons for the 19-year-old. It’s a superb supply, contemplating the teen is within the ultimate yr of his contract.
With no assurance given on a contract extension at Arsenal, the participant is ready to depart the Gunners.
Nonetheless, the north Londoners need a structured deal value within the area of £15m, five-times the quantity supplied by Sheffield United. It has been claimed that the Blades are ‘left surprised’ by Arsenal’s demand.
Balogun is free to signal a pre-contract settlement with a overseas membership from January, and in that case, the Gunners are entitled to solely a small compensation charge.
Daily Mail claims that Arsenal rejected an offer within the area of £5m for Balogun in January. Premier League rivals Southampton and Brighton confirmed curiosity in him, whereas Serie A giants AC Milan and golf equipment in Germany are additionally within the race for his signature.
Balogun is a highly-rated younger expertise and Sheffield United have earmarked him as a possible choice as they appear to bolster their ahead division.
He scored 28 objectives in 28 appearances for Arsenal’s youth sides throughout the 2018/19 season. Final season, he netted 10 objectives in simply 15 appearances for the Underneath 23s earlier than the marketing campaign was curtailed in Might.