Andre Onana ought to signal a brand new contract at Eredivisie champions Ajax slightly than be a part of Mikel Arteta and Arsenal in 2022, supervisor Erik ten Hag has instructed De Telegraaf.
The absence of Bernd Leno from Mikel Arteta’s beginning XI for the 1-0 victory over Norwich Metropolis on Saturday actually raised eyebrows.
It’s not as if the Germany worldwide has been struggling for kind this season.
Leno was far and away Arsenal’s finest participant in the course of the 5-0 thumping at Manchester Metropolis – though there wasn’t a lot competitors. He additionally produced an early save of the season contender to disclaim a surprised Romelu Lukaku on the Emirates six days earlier than.
Studying between the traces, it appears Leno’s absence might have extra to do with the uncertainty surrounding his future.
The previous Bayer Leverkusen stopper is because of turn into a free agent subsequent summer time and, in accordance with ESPN, it’s believed he’ll run his contract down earlier than leaving in July, with Inter Milan interested.
It is sensible, then, for Arsenal to plan for all times after Leno with Aaron Ramsdale impressing in his absence.
Arsenal and Arteta need Onana
And with Andre Onana additionally accessible on a free switch in 2022, the Gunners may quickly return with one other supply for his or her long-term goal – one who came close to joining the London giants this summer before staying put in Amsterdam (Goal).
Ten Hag, nevertheless, thinks the shot-stopper ought to keep at Ajax.
“I believe it’s best for all events to increase his contract and I additionally really helpful this to Onana,” Ten Hag says when requested about the way forward for his one-time Barcelona teenager.
“Onana will certainly take my recommendation under consideration – after which he and his entourage must determine.
“We put him on the squad record for the Champions League and this hasn’t been completed with out purpose. I’m very grateful to him for what he has completed for Ajax and for me in recent times. If the membership wants him, I’ll undoubtedly push for him to have the ability to keep.”
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