Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta responded to media reports about an interest in Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum during his pre-match press conference. with Southampton in the Premier League this Saturday, according to reports from London Football.
The ex- Liverpool midfielder revealed to Sky Sports. A few days ago that he was unhappy. His place on the bench at the Parc de Princes. Prompting reports that Premier League clubs could be intereste in signing him. He returned to football in England again.
One of the clubs mentioned was Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal, with the city’s media speculating there is a possibility the Spaniard has made a loan offer for Wijnaldum. End the season to help bring the team back to play in the UEFA Champions League next season.
However when the 39-year-old was ask. About the matter during a press conference ahead of the home game against Southampton. He replied shortly.
“We will not talk about the players of other teams. He’s not an Arsenal player, sorry,” Arteta said.
Gini Wijnaldum’s PSG career hasn’t gone to plan so far. According to recent reports they’re already looking to replace him.
When Gini Wijnaldum decided to run his contract down at Liverpool, it was met with mixed feelings.
A section of fans were not too fussed with his decision. Hoping that Liverpool would bring in a more attacking minded midfielder after he departe.