The agent of Shakhtar Donetsk winger Manor Solomon has confirmed the Ukrainian giants refused bids for the participant this summer time amid reviews Arsenal have been . It was prompt again in June that the Gunners had a suggestion of €20million (£17million) rejected for his signature earlier this summer time, with Shakhtar as an alternative holding out for a determine nearer to €24.4million (£21million). The participant himself was additionally linked to the likes of Roma, Atalanta and Aston Villa all through the transfer window though a transfer failed to come back to fruition for the 22-year-old. Links to Solomon then went quiet as Arsenal continued their summer time splurge that noticed six gamers arrive on the Emirates Stadium – Martin Odegaard being the one attacking recruit of the window.
Now, nevertheless, it has been confirmed by the participant’s agent, Shlomy Ben Ezra, that Shakhtar had certainly fielded curiosity – though Arsenal haven’t been immediately talked about. It was additionally prompt that the winger might be on the transfer sooner relatively than later. Talking to Israeli outlet Sport5, he mentioned: “Shakhtar refused anybody who approached them. “January is one other place to begin as a result of there’s one other transfer window however it relies on the workforce’s leads to the Champions League. In the tip, (a transfer away) will occur.” Should Arsenal nonetheless have an interest then, it will be a giant increase to seek out out that Solomon might probably be available on the market. The Gunners will definitely hope that he’s in a position to adapt to the Premier League as shortly as a current Shakhtar Donetsk success story. Whilst nonetheless comparatively unknown – very like Solomon – Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho was signed by Manchester City again in 2013. In the time since, he has gone on to play a key function in 4 Premier League title successes, in addition to an FA Cup victory and 6 Carabao Cup wins. It can be prompt that it will actually be too early to recommend that Solomon would be capable to emulate the midfielder however the early indicators are promising. Capable of enjoying on each flanks, the 22-year-old scored 11 objectives in 35 appearances final season together with two within the Champions League. He has discovered the online as soon as in 10 outings up to now this season and has simply over two years remaining on his present contract in Ukraine.