Arsenal are looking to Sign 20 years old forward Marcos Leonardo in January transfer window. But they aren’t the only club try to bring him in English football.
Though Arsenal have some high amount signings this summer Declan Rice, Kai Havertz, Jurrien Timber. But they need the finest striker. Maybe The club wants to curtaile the gap between them and Manchester City.
Who is Marcos Leonardo ?
Marcos Leonardo is the Brazilian center forward who is just 20-year-old. He played for Brazilian giants Santos. He played 156 matches for them where scored 52 goals and 11 Assist.
Scout Jacek Kulig praised the wonder boy, where Kulig called him ‘Hero of Santos’.
Marcos Leonardo is a fantastic player. With the ball or off the ball, he is doing good in both situations. He can operate from the middle and quite-much better in the left wing.
After touching some milestones, he got a contract from Nike.
So the description is enough to understand how much potential he has.
Also Europe is hungry to have the prolific boy.
Will Arsenal sign the Brazilian Wonder Kid ?
According to CaughtOffside, Arsenal sporting director Edu Gaspar and manager Mikel Arteta both are interested in him. They will again approach Santos a bid of £17 million.
But Marcos Leonardo has contract while he will play next three years at the Urbano Caldeira Stadium.
Although Gunners aren’t the onlyside to have Eagle’s Eye on him. Alongside Tottenham Hotspur, Newcastle, Manchester United, Chelsea and West Ham also sent their scouts at the Santos.
The North London Gaints have also been linked with Feyenoord’s Santiago Gimenez where they again competing with Spurs and Chelsea.
Now it’s like every top-dogs of Premier League mad to have a ‘Astonishing Striker’ who can touch the level Erling Haaland. As Pep’s Manchester City is a unreal threat for other ones.