Confirmed: Arsenal beat Barcelona to agree deal for Manchester United reject

Reports emerging from Brazil claims that English giants Arsenal have agreed on a deal to bring in Gabriel Martinelli from Ituano this summer.

The North London club have earlier been reported to be keeping a close eye on the Brazilian youngster watching his progress with their ever-present scouts.

The 17-year-old, who had came to Old Trafford for a trial back in 2017, has also been linked with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Reports from UOL is claiming that the Gunners have agreed to terms to sign Martinelli but the forward will only be moving to Emirates Stadium as he clocks 18 in June.

Arsenal were able to see off competitions from Brazilian clubs like Flamengo, Santos and Cruzeiro following their advancement in talks.

The reports further states that the 17-year-old agents offered him to other Premier League club, but Martinelli chose to agree move to Emirates instead.

Gabriel Martinelli made his professional debut last year and was able to bag six goals for Ituano in the Campeonato Paulista. The 17-year-old could be deployed on either side of the wing.

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