According to El confidential, Lucas Perez who is supposedly close to joining Everton will now be signing for Arsenal instead. It is being reported that Lucas perez will most certainly leave Deportivo La Coruna and Join Arsenal.
Spanish newspaper Marca, are also backing the story up and are reporting that there is an agreement in place between the clubs for the transfer to take place. Unless there is a turn around by the player which they think is unlikely. Hence, Marca are claiming that the player could be become an Arsenal player later today.
It’s being reported that Arsenal will pay the player’s €20m release clause and Deportivo are quite satisfied with the fee.
Lucas Perez, who will be 28years old on the 10th of September plays primarily as a striker but can also play behind the striker and on the left wing.
Deportivo are now hoping to find a suitable replacement for the player who scored 16 goals last season.
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