Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal are main the race for FC Porto winger Pepe, however Patrick Vieira’s Crystal Palace are eager on securing his companies in the summertime switch window as effectively, in response to Correio da Manha.
The report within the Portuguese publication has claimed that Arsenal are on the prime of the checklist of suitors for Pepe, however Palace – managed by Gunners legend Vieira – are additionally eager on the winger.
There is a launch clause of €70 million (£59.42m) within the FC Porto winger’s contract, however the Portuguese giants are prepared to promote him for between €50m (£42.44m) and €60m (£50.93m), plus efficiency bonuses.
Arsenal or Crystal Palace for FC Porto’s Pepe?
In our opinion, a transfer to Arsenal over Crystal Palace would attraction extra to FC Porto winger Pepe, described as ‘a new Luis Diaz’ in Correio da Manha.
The Brazilian is 25 now, and he will certainly need to play for as large a membership as doable at this stage of his profession.
Palace are a longtime membership within the Premier League, however the Eagles are unlikely to problem for the Champions League locations anytime quickly.
Arsenal may end within the Premier League prime 4 this marketing campaign.
Pepe can operate as a right-winger or as a left-winger.
The Brazilian has made 14 starts and 13 substitute appearances within the Portuguese league this season.
The FC Porto no. 11 has scored 4 targets and given three assists in these video games.
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