Niang bid accepted
According to todaysfootballnews.com Arsenal have had a bid of around £8million accepted by French club Caen for striker Mbaye Niang. It is understood that Arsenal made an initial offer of around £6million earlier in the week which was rejected. Clearly Arsene Wenger rates the player highly and doesn’t want to risk losing him to Man City Spurs who have also been linked with the young forward.
Niang has been on trial with Arsenal this week and has obviously done enough to impress, Arsenal fans will be hoping this deal can be wrapped up quickly.
Manchester United bid for RVP?
In other news, conflicting reports on the future of RVP, on the front page of the Mirror, they are claiming that he is off to Manchester United with manager Alex Ferguson ‘confident’ he will land him. Although the latest reports on SKY ITALIA are that Arsenal have received a bid from Manchester United but have rejected it.