Arda Turan won’t depart Barcelona this summer time regardless of reviews transfer to Arsenal is at a complicated stage, his agent has mentioned.
Turan, 30, has struggled to interrupt into the aspect regularly since becoming a member of from Atletico Madrid in 2015, and his subdued celebration after final month’s Copa del Rey triumph was interpreted by some reviews as an indication of his impending departure.
The Chinese language Tremendous League has been talked about as a attainable vacation spot, however current reviews recommend Arsenal at the moment are finest positioned to land Turan if he leaves in the summertime.
However the Turkey worldwide’s agent Ahmet Bulut advised reporters: “Arda’s not going anyplace. Barcelona are proud of him and we have not spoken with any membership a couple of switch.
“The information being reported about him leaving the membership annoys Arda. The board do not just like the rumours both. Arda Turan will end his contract — he’ll keep till 2020.”
Nevertheless, reviews in Spain have mentioned Turan, together with defender Jeremy Mathieu, could be allowed to depart for the suitable charge as new coach Ernesto Valverde seems to reshape the squad.
Accidents and the fierce competitors for locations noticed him finish final season on the periphery of the primary workforce.
Samuel Marsden covers Barcelona for ESPN FC. Comply with him on Twitter @SamuelMarsden.