Arsenal transfer news: Gunners to get more defender delight, but dealt double striker blow?

first_imgArsene Wenger has already appeased the Arsenal faithful this January as he completed a deal to sign Gabriel Paulista from Villarreal.There may well be more good news on the way as rumours persist surrounding striker targets and, dare we say it, another defender to bolster their creaky backline, but just who are the men who could be on their way to the Emirates?talkSPORT brings you the latest above… 4 4 Arsenal to meet Jose Luis Gaya’s buy-out clause? Click again to see the latest news on another Spanish target’s future – Not content with landing one La Liga defender, Wenger is set to move for another before the end of the window. Valencia left-back Gaya is impressing in Spain and, with a £13.5m release clause, the Gunners could capitalise. 4 Koke won’t be leaving Atletico Madrid – Another La Liga star Arsenal have had interest in, Koke, will definitely not be finding his way to the Emirates after he revealed his intention to remain with Atletico Madrid. He told AS: “I see life in red and white. I am happy here, the club is growing and I grow with it. I don’t see the time or the place to leave here.” Roma’s Luiz Adriano bid turned down – Find out if Arsenal could sign another defender by clicking right – The Gunners may fare better in their chase for this Brazil international after Roma saw a bid rejected. The Italians attempted to land the striker on loan for the rest of the season for £1.5m with a future purchase option of £5m, but Shakhtar Donetsk have turned this down. 4 Jackson Martinez hands Arsenal transfer blow – Click right for some positive striker news – Arsenal have been dealt a blow by the Colombian hotshot’s agent after he revealed the player would not leave Porto in January. And to make things worse for Arsene Wenger, Henrique Pompeo added his client is keen on a Serie A switch, not a move to the Premier League. He said: “He has his heart set on Italy and if he were to leave Porto then Serie A would be his first choice.” last_img read more