Philippe Coutinho, during a match with the Bayern Munich this season


Philippe Coutinho is Mikel Arteta's express request for Arsenal

Published:30/07/2020 - 11:02h

Updated:30/07/2020 - 11:02h

The FC Barcelona follows wanting to give exit to Philippe Coutinho and now, in front of the complicated that it is to sell him, the press aims to his arrival to the Arsenal

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The name of Philippe Coutinhois one of which are on of the table with the future entirely in the air. The Bayern of Munich, that has received him like yielded in the present season, did not execute the option of purchase that had on him of 120 million euros, by what now the FC Barcelona works to find him another destination. The Premier League is a quite firm option for him.

In the English championship, Philippe Coutinho showed the best level of his career. Specifically it went in the Liverpool, enamorando party after party to the fans of Anfield through his desborde, his creativity and his goals arriving from the mediapunta or through far shots. Now, the carioca is fully decided to go back to the British football and 'girlfriends' do not go him to be missing.

During the last weeks has especulado with the possibility of his signing by the Arsenal and even had mentioned a possible barter between the English group and the FC Barcelona in which Mattéo Guendouzi would go in for abaratar the final price of Philippe Coutinho. Nevertheless, the Barcelona group would have refused said possibility and only would accept money.

The FC Barcelona would have priced to Philippe Coutinho in some 80 million euros, although of course it does not go to be easy that some team play it to him betting by a so big quantity taking into account that we are in time of crisis and that the Brazilian carries a pair of seasons moved away of his best level. In spite of this, the Arsenal seems very interested in finding a road to attain his signing.

In fact, according to the informations published by Him10Sport, the trainer of the Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, has made the request expresses of the signing of Philippe Coutinho. The trainer donostiarra considers that the arrival of the carioca to the picture londinense could suppose a jump of quality for the team and a new opportunity for the own player, that has a big level but that needs that they give him confidence.

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The current Arsenal is very far of this team that marvelled years backwards. The team londinense no longer has to the footballers of world-wide level that had before and to recover his previous status needs to bring to players that can mark the difference. Philippe Coutinho did it in the Premier League does some years and the team 'gunner' sees in his signing a big opportunity.

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