Daniele Rugani close to completing move from Juventus to Arsenal
- Daniele Rugani is in advanced talks with Arsenal for a possible summer switch, reports claim
- It is understood that personal terms has been agreed between both parties
- The Italian international has also been linked with another Premier League side Wolves
Daniele Rugani have continued talks with Premier League side Arsenal for a possible summer move to the Emirates. The Italian champions are willing to part ways with Rugani after signing Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax but Juve are putting out fee of around £40 million. The 25-year-old is keen on a move to England and reports in Italy claim a £70,000-per-week wages has already been agreed but the transfer fee is still uncertain.
But according to 90mins, Arsenal have agreed a two season long-loan deal for the Italian defender following the departure of Laurent Kocielny to Bordeaux.
Rugani was heavily linked with Chelsea last summer after struggling to get a starting place in Juve's squad, with Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Bonucci the preferred option.
Europa League contenders, Wolves are also interested in signing of Rugani but the Premier League side firmly behind Arsenal in the race.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Arsenal new signing Dani Ceballos is facing a race against time to return to full fitness ahead of the Gunners' season-opener against Newcastle on Sunday, August 11.
Ceballos, who is on loan from Real Madrid was introduced in the 72nd minute of Arsenal's 2-1 friendly defeat to Barcelona at the weekend.