Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Celtic Left-back Kieran Tierney, as they hope to complete the deal before the start of their US pre-season tour.
Unai Emery has made the defender one of his top priorities this summer and it is thought that the Gunners are close to capturing the defender for £20m plus add-ons.
Emery’s desperation to land Tierney has led to him considering sending defender Carl Jenkinson to Glasgow in order to get the deal over the line.
Reports have claimed that the Scotsman will return to the UK from Celtic’s Austrian tour to complete the move but manager
Despite being only being 22 years old,
Arsenal’s failure to secure Champions League football last season has led to it be widely reported that the Gunners have only £45m available to spend this summer.
Should the deal progress, it would make Tierney the most expensive Scottish player in history, topping Oliver Burke’s £15m move to RB Leipzig from West Brom in 2017.
Source : 90min