Arsenal are willing to bring Douglas Luiz of Aston Villa to the squad this season. Arsenal are heading into the 2022-2023 season with high hopes. After having a promising 2021-2022 campaign and a fruitful summer for the Gunnars. Since the departure of the French Legendary Manager Arsene Wenger. But, the Gunners just missed out on the Champions League qualification to their London rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Moreover, Mikel Arteta is trying to shape up the young side more. And it can also be seen from the Gunners start of this campaign. 13 times league titles Arsenal, won 5 out of 6 opening matches of this season. Their unbeaten run was put to an end by Erik ten Hag’s side Manchester United. Nonetheless, Mikel Arteta is still searching for options in the transfer window.
The search for a new player brought the London giants all the way to Aston, Birmingham. Aston Villa’s Douglas Luiz is in the summer transfer window for Arsenal. The club led their foundation in 1874, and are one of the oldest and most successful English clubs. The 7 times English Premier League champion were not happy with their position last season. The Villans were at 14th position in the points table last season. They were just 10 points above the relegation zone. Moreover, they also didn’t had a good start this season. Steven Gerrard’s side is currently at 17th position, with only 1 win in their opening 6 matches. They are just above the relegation zone. Can the Aston Villa manager bring lights to the Aston Villa side for the upcoming matches?
Will Aston Villa sign in the deal for Douglas Luiz with Arsenal?
The 24-years-old Douglas Luiz is a Brazilian international, who plays as a defensive midfielder for the Premier League club Aston Villa. Douglas Luiz is a product of Vasco da Gama academy back in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He then entered the English League from Manchester City on July 2017. He also went on loan to the Spanish club Girona. And then finally joining Aston Villa on July 2019. He had a tremendous season with the Villans with 108 appearances scoring 6 goals. By his spell, he caught the eyes of the selectors.