Wenger Looking to Seal $67million Player Signing for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger ArsenalArsenal needed to reinforce their strike-force in the summer transfer window and signed Lucas Perez to strengthen the department.

The Spanish international has scored 2 goals in 3 games for the Gunners so far and he is currently out with a knee injury.

On the other hand, French striker Olivier Giroud and England international Danny Welbeck have also been injured and Wenger has mainly utilized Chilean playmaker Alexis Sanchez as the lone center forward up front.

In such a scenario, Arsenal are linked with a move to sign a highly rated striker.

According to reports in the Portuguese media (O Jogo), Arsenal are looking to sign 20-year-old FC Porto striker Andre Silva.

As per the provided O Jogo link, Wenger has been following the young forward for quite some time and wants further developments.

The Portuguese forward directly contributed in 23 goals (17 goals and 6 assists) in 43 appearances for the Primeira Liga giants last season. This season, Silva has scored 6 goals and provided 3 assists in 11 games.

Andre is a talented starlet and he signed a new deal with a release clause of 60 million euros ($67million) in August (FC Porto). He is not going to leave for cheap.

In your opinion, should Wenger sign Andre Silva?

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