According to the latest reports from Daily Star, Arsenal have hijacked Liverpool’s negotiations over a potential transfer for Dortmund’s star midfielder Marco Reus. The Gunners are keen to sign the German star to add more quality to their front line next season.

Arsenal director has recently confirmed that they have the financial power to sign any player in the world apart from Ronaldo and Messi and are looking to make key additions to their weak zones. The 26-year old is tipped to leave Signal Iduna Park this summer and eearlier reports suggest that Liverpool are in negotiation talks.  Reus have signed a new contract last December but is looking to move away with Jurgen Klopp parting ways with the club after a seven year spell.

Reus has picked up some career threatening injuries since May 2014 which saw him withdraw from 2014 World Cup and missed most of last season. An energised Reus mix into the fold helped Dortmund to manage Europa League place despite fighting for relegation after the first half of the season.

He scored 11 goals in 29 appearances during the 2014/15 campaign despite long lay offs due to injuries. The German is being linked with the likes of Barcelona and Real Madrid but Arsenal looks to be his preferred destination as he always admired Premier League.

Reus is currently valued at £47.8m and Dortmund are not willing to sell him for any lesser price.


    I am a sports enthusiast. Primarily a football fan these days post the golden era of Indian cricket.

    Related Posts

    With Roles Reversed, How Will Rohit-Dhoni Dynamics Work Out?

    The previous time Kohli and Dhoni were rested, Ajinkya Rahane was assigned the captaincy for the 2015 Zimbabwe tour. Now with Rahane no longer...

    Team spirit is new coach Stoeger’s biggest challenge at Dortmund

    Berlin, Dec 12: New Borussia Dortmund head coach Peter Stoeger won't be the man having to invent a brand new tactical system, but to teach...

    Maradona skips football match, spends time with kids

    Barasat (West Bengal) Dec 12: Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, who was supposed to play a 'Match for Unity on Tuesday against former India cricket...

    Putin allows athletes to compete at Winter Olympics as neutrals

    Moscow, Dec 12: President Vladimir Putin has backed the decision made by the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) to clear national athletes for participation in the...

    For any cricketer, playing for India is the ultimate dream says this Indian cricketer

    Mohali, Dec 12: Despite failing the Yo-Yo test, a requisite to make it to the national squad, teenaged all-rounder Washington Sundar on Tuesday justified his...