Saturday, 26 December 2015

Arsenal confident of sealing £7.4m deal to sign Basle midfielder Elneny

Arsenal confident of sealing £7.4m deal to sign Basle midfielder Elneny

Arsenal are close to finalising a £7.4m deal for Basle midfielder Mohamed Elneny. He flew back to Switzerland from holiday in Egypt on Christmas Eve for medical tests.


The 23-year-old flew back to Switzerland from holiday in Egypt on Christmas Eve for medical tests as the clubs negotiated his release.


Arsenal are in advanced talks with Swiss club Basle as they aim to complete a deal for Mohamed Elneny

However, Elneny, as an Egyptian international, will have to attain a work visa first before he is allowed into England ahead of signing.