Arsenal have held shocking talks with Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount about a possible summer move. Mount the 24 year old looks set to leave the Blues after a tumultuous time on and off the field just 12 months. After being named Chelsea’s Player of the Year for two seasons in a row 2020-21 and 2021-22.
Currently, the Gunners lead the Premier League crowd. And can confirm going to play football in the Champions League next season. With a victory over Southampton on friday night
On the other hand, Chelsea’s plight this season means they have little hope of qualifying for European football next season UFABET
This has increased the chances of the England star finding a new home. Especially when he only has one year left on his contract. And negotiations on a contract renewal in the Stamford Bridge area were interrupted.
Now Goal reports that the Gunners have spoken to the midfielder about Mount’s availability in the summer. With several other Premier League clubs being seen as chasing him.
Liverpool are believe to be interest in Mount. As are Newcastle and the two Manchester clubs.
But for Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal, it might be a shock move for some. It’s an interesting choice. The Gunners, in particular, appear to be favorites to sign West Ham’s Declan Rice a close friend of Mount.
Mount has just one year left on his contract with Chelsea. And any sale is likely to boost the Blues as they look to balance their finances. And cut costs amid a lack of revenue from European football.