Unai Emery asks Arsenal to make transfer offer to free agent Dani Alves

first_img Coral BarryMonday 15 Jul 2019 9:53 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.4kShares Comment Alves is a free agent this summer (Picture: Getty)Arsenal have joined Tottenham and Manchester City in the transfer race to sign Dani Alves, reports say.The Brazilian star is on the lookout for a new club after announcing he would not be returning to Paris Saint-Germain next season.Alves is fresh off yet another title-winning season and lifted the Copa America with Brazil during the summer.Mundo Deportivo claim City, Tottenham and Arsenal are all battling to sign Alves, with Pep Guardiola eager to reunite with his former player.ADVERTISEMENT Advertisement Guardiola wants a reunion with Alves (Picture: Getty)Emery is desperate to add experience and leaders to his squad after a season plagued by individual errors and inconsistency.Arsenal have just £45million to spend this summer and Alves represents a potentially cheap option for the Gunners.While Alves would arrive on a free transfer and sign a short-term contract, Arsenal would have to agree to a hefty weekly salary.Alves reportedly earned over £200,000-a-week at PSG. The full-back has been linked with a move to England before and seemingly has the pick of the top Premier League clubs this summer.MORE: Gremio want £36m for Everton as Brazilian speaks out on Arsenal linksMore: 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 Citycenter_img Advertisement Alves won his second Ligue 1 with PSG last season (Picture: Getty)But Guardiola is not the only manager who thinks the 36-year-old would flourish in the Premier League.Unai Emery has asked Arsenal to make an offer to Alves, while Tottenham have already been in contact with the Brazilian’s team.AdvertisementAdvertisementAlves has won league titles in Spain, France and Italy and is keen to stay in Europe, rather than return to South America. Unai Emery asks Arsenal to make transfer offer to free agent Dani Alveslast_img read more

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