Some sources in Portugal are reporting that Sporting Lisbon have completed a deal to let William Carvalho leave to join Arsenal.
The 22-year-old defensive midfielder will be a crucial signing and has cost the Gunners around £25m. Every Arsenal fan will be singing with joy at the news of Wenger finally buying a defensive midfielder.
Arsenal beat some top teams to Carvalho’s signature, beating Manchester United, Liverpool and Real Madrid . It is thought that Carvalho is ready to take the step into the Premier League and to be Arsenal’s midfield engine for many years to come.