Arsenal have reportedly agreed on the winter sale of French midfielder Francis Coquelin to Valencia. The Gunners have accepted an original rate of all over £10.5m to sanction his sale.
Coquelin joined the Gunners’ academy from Stade Lavallois in the summertime of 2008, and he managed to make amazing progress to make around 150 appearances for the club.
Nonetheless, given that the commence of the 2017/18 period, he has observed himself driving the likes of Granit Xhaka, Aaron Ramsey, Jack Wilshere and Mohamed Elneny in the pecking order, and this has sooner or later spelled his exit.
In accordance to The Mail, Los Che will element with a £10.5m rate for the Frenchman, who could participate in a important part in their quest to finish in the top-4 of La Liga.
Valencia have released a tweet on their official Twitter account with the initials ‘JT’, and an announcement around his signature appears to be like imminent in the upcoming 24 hrs.
Coquelin was the subject of desire from West Ham United prior to the Gunners’ shock FA Cup defeat to Nottingham Forest, but it appears that he chose Los Che, who have a practical opportunity of securing Champions League football for upcoming period.
Valencia are currently 3rd in the Spanish top-flight with 37 points, eight forward of fifth-placed Sevilla, who are probable to be their main threat in the coming months.