Arsenal are interested in signing Douglas Luiz from Aston Villa in the January transfer window, according to reports. TEAMtalk. The report claims that the defensive midfielder is too expensive for Arsenal mid-season and that the North London club will not be able to afford him.
Luiz has been with Villa since 2019 when he joined from Manchester City. The 25-year-old has been a hugely influential figure for the Villans and has established himself as one of the Premier League’s best midfielders.
Arsenal are looking for a new defensive midfielder in the January transfer window due to Thomas Partey’s injury problems. The Gunners currently sit third in the Premier League table with 27 points from 12 matches, one point behind leaders and defending champions Manchester City.