The Express’ report claims Arsene Wenger is keen on the pacy winger, but insists that we could lose out to Bayern Munich – the club Vidal joined for £28m this summer (via the Daily Mail).
The Bundesliga giants have apparently made an £11m bid already (via the Express), but have seen their advances rebuffed. Vidal is hopeful that his new side will go back in for the 19-year-old though, and lavished praise on the French star.
“Coman isn’t just young and quick,” Vidal said (via the Express).
“He’s also a great player in terms of his quality.
“He has tremendous potential for improvement, and if he were to follow me here it’d be a big help for Bayern.”
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Wenger was apparently hoping to bring Coman to the club on a season long loan (via the Express), but it seems Juventus aren’t keen on offloading him.
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We are lacking wide options at the club, and the manager insists on repeatedly deploying midfield players on the flanks. This is detrimental to our success, so bringing a player like Coman to the side could be an excellent move.