Gabriel Magalhaes was ‘convinced to join Arsenal after the club’s fans bombarded him with messages on social media’ as Gunners get ready to confirm £27m deal for centre back
- Gabriel Magalhaes is on the brink of sealing a £27million transfer to Arsenal
- His agent recently revealed he turned down more lucrative offers elsewhere
- The Brazilian was heavily linked with the likes of Manchester United and Napoli
- Gabriel was reportedly persuaded to join Arsenal by the club’s supporters
Arsenal fans’ stream of pleading on social media intriguingly helped Gabriel Magalhaes reach a decision over his future, according to reports.
The Brazilian centre back is on the brink of sealing a £27million move to Arsenal from French side Lille as Mikel Arteta continues planning for the future at the Emirates.
And according to the Telegraph, Arteta has Arsenal fans to thank somewhat for getting the deal over the line amid heavy interest elsewhere.
Arsenal are on the brink of capturing the £27million signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille
The report claims that the illustrious…