Arsenal snubbed by former Real Madrid defender Pepe
Real madrid legend Pepe has allegedly reprimanded Arsenal for Gunners legend Thierry Henry’s Monaco.
The 35-year-old safeguard is a free operator after his agreement at Turkish side Besiktas was mutually terminated in December.
The Portuguese worldwide was required to return to his homeland with Porto.
However, L’Equipe claims he is now set to sign for the Ligue 1 strugglers in France close by Cesc Fabregas.
gunners are in the market for another middle half and the French distribution says their hunt prompted them endeavoring a late swoop for the accomplished expert.
In any case, he has passed up Pepe subsequent to being pipped to the post by the Gunners’ untouched best goalscorer.
Speaking after yesterday’s FA Cup win at Blackpool, Emery said: “Maybe the transfer market can help us with a centre-back, but it is not easy because also Mavropanos is also coming back after injury.”