Bruno Guimaraes breaks silence on Arsenal transfer links as Edu attempts to close deal

first_imgAdvertisement Advertisement Comment Bruno Guimaraes breaks silence on Arsenal transfer links as Edu attempts to close dealcenter_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 21 Jan 2020 11:15 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.8kShares Bruno Guimaraes has broken his silence on the Arsenal transfer links (Picture: Getty)Arsenal transfer target Bruno Guimaraes has spoken out for the first time on speculation linking him with a January move to the Premier League.The Brazilian midfielder has emerged as a target for Arsenal, who are looking to bolster Mikel Arteta’s squad this month as he bids to challenge for a top-four spot.Guimaraes, 22, has developed into a key player for Athletico Paranaense since joining the Brazilian club in 2018 and is valued at £21million.Last week, it was reported that Arsenal’s technical director Edu was due to hold talks in London with representatives of Guimaraes, and now the Brazilian has responded to the transfer links.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTHe told SporTV: ‘What I asked my agents was that the transfer is good for me and for Athletico Paranaense.‘I know that clubs are in talks… it’s difficult to choose. They are all great teams.’As well as targeting Guimaraes, Arsenal have also been heavily linked with a January move for PSG defender Layvin Kurzawa.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityResponding to Arsenal’s interest in Kurzawa, PSG sporting director Leonardo said: ‘For the moment we have not had any discussions with Arsenal.’PSG manager Thomas Tuchel, meanwhile, added: ‘I haven’t spoken with Layvin or anyone else about his departure this winter.‘Layvin is number two behind [Juan] Bernat in the left-back position. ‘We need him and he has played well recently.’MORE: Man Utd make improved transfer bid to sign Bellingham ahead of ArsenalMORE: Barcelona plan to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on loan from Arsenallast_img read more

12 fugitives nabbed in a day

first_imgAs part of the security measures, too,checkpoint operations would be massive to intercept contrabands, said Vilela. The two-day highlights of theDinagyang are on Jan. 25 (Dagyang sa Calle Real, sponsors’ mardi gras,religious sadsad) and Jan. 26 (ati tribes competition). Aside from fugitives, the IPPO is alsotargeting loose firearms, illegal drugs and their traffickers. ILOILO – The Iloilo Police ProvincialOffice (IPPO) arrested 12 wanted persons in just one day. The arrests were made in the followingareas on Jan. 9: Passi City (two,) Ajuy, Pototan, Guimbal, Lambunao, Estancia,Balasan, Carles, Janiuay, Zarraga, and San Joaquin. “We needed to arrest thesewanted persons kasi baka i-sabotage nila ang peace and order ng ating2020 Dinagyang Festival,” said Vilela.center_img The arrests were part of the IPPO’ssecurity preparations to make Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival crime-free, saidPolice Colonel Roland Vilela, police provincial director. Mobile force companies will also beintensifying the internal security operations. “We support the goal of thePolice Regional Office 6 for zero major crime incidents during theDinagayang,” said Vilela. Vilela has put on full alert the IPPO./PNlast_img read more