Arsenal technical director Edu has come below growing criticism by supporters in current months. The Brazilian was appointed again in 2019 and has overseen various high-profile transfers, together with the likes of club-record signing Nicolas Pepe, former Chelsea winger Willian and tough-tackling midfielder Thomas Partey. However, his capacity to offload fringe gamers has usually been lamented by the Gunners trustworthy, with the membership solely receiving a major payment from Newcastle United for Joe Willock in the newest switch window. Given the north London membership are determined to get again into the UEFA Champions League after a five-year hiatus, various followers have begun to name for Edu to get replaced, with the likes of Ajax footballing director Marc Overmars mooted as a possible successor.
Overmars has been linked with the aforementioned Newcastle in current days given the Magpies’ new homeowners are reportedly eager to spend appreciable funds to get the Tyneside-based membership competing for silverware within the coming years. The former Arsenal winger is ‘open to the chance’ of a transfer to St. James’ Park, in accordance to The Times, however former Tottenham Hotspur star Rafael van der Vaart has claimed that his compatriot would favor a transfer to the Emirates Stadium as an alternative. “He is doing so nicely, everybody needs him,” Van der Vaart informed Dutch outlet De Telegraaf. Have your say on Arsenal’s summer time switch window enterprise within the survey under. “I believe it’s nice what they’ve been doing for years with Edwin van der Sar (Ajax chief govt). It doesn’t shock me (Newcastle need him). “Maybe it’s a pleasant problem at Newcastle United however I believe he’d a lot slightly go to Arsenal. He has extra of a connection there. “I don’t assume he’s going to (be part of Newcastle).”