arsenal and Manchester United advance up quest for Lille winger Nicolas Pepe
TWO Premier League clubs have entered the race to sign sought after Lille winger Nicolas Pepe.
Both Manchester United and Arsenal want to convey the Ivory Coast global to England, because of his objective scoring abuses in Ligue 1.
The winger has scored eight objectives in 12 diversions in the French group and subsequently was named the player of the month for September; beating Kylian Mbappe and Neymar to the honor.
Pepe, 22, is a standout amongst the most needed men in Europe at present, having attracted interest from a whole host of clubs including Barcelona and Bayern Munich.
In any case, both Jose Mourinho and Unai Emery want to make a swoop for the star, who they have been observing for a while.
Joined together and Arsenal both sent agents to watch Pepe in real life against Dijon this end of the week.
They saw the 22-year-old score from the spot as his side squeezed a 2-1 win, their seventh triumph of the season.
Lille face defending champions, PSG, one weekend from now.
The Ivory Coast global should substantiate himself against the huge young men in the group.
Pepe’s shape has helped his side tempest up the table, however they are presently eight points behind PSG.
Pepe is as of now under contract until 2022.