Arsenal’s bid to sign the Ajax left-back Nicolas Tagliafico has received a significant boost as the Argentine player’s agent reiterated that he would leave the club this summer.
Unai Emery has shown interest in signing an orthodox left-back this summer, and Tagliafico is already on the list alongside with the likes of Kieran Tierney and Leicester star Ben Chilwell.
‘Ajax made an offer, but it wasn’t accepted because it’s the right time to take a leap,’ Ricardo Schlieper told Muy Independiente Radio.
‘Let’s see what happens in the market.
‘There has been no talk of numbers with Ajax, but they will ask for a significant amount – I think it will be more than €20million [£17m].’