Bernd Leno hints at imminent Arsenal transfer on Instagram

Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno fuels talk of a move to Arsenal on Instagram

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent

Bernd Leno has dropped a big hint that he is close to a move to Arsenal this summer.

The Gunners are thought to be in the market to sign a new goalkeeper this summer to ensure a long-term replacement Petr Cech.

The Czech Republic international has struggled to maintain his high standards over the past season or so to raise questions about his ability to perform at the top level.

His understudy David Ospina has been prone to mistakes since his move to Arsenal from Nice in the 2015 summer transfer window.

Arsenal have been linked with a potential swoop to sign Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Leno in the current transfer market to improve their options in goal.

Some reports have suggested that the Gunners have reached a £20m agreement with Leverkusen to sign the Germany international.

Leno has fuelled reports that he is set to move to Arsenal after the shot stopper liked a post on Instagram which named him as the Gunners’s ‘top priority’ this summer.

Arsenal made Switzerland captain Stephan Lichtsteiner in a free transfer from Serie A giants Juventus earlier this month.

The Gunners finished in sixth spot in the Premier League table last term.

MORE: Latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Exclusive interview
The Sport Review
Exclusive interview: John Barnes on why Roberto Firmino is Liverpool FC’s most important player
The Sport Review
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Meet Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s girlfriend Amine Gulse
The Sport Review
Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house with us
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Chelsea, Arsenal stars feature – Slideshow
The Sport Review
Meet Chelsea FC star Andreas Christensen’s girlfriend Katrine Friis
Laver Cup 2019
The Sport Review
Laver Cup 2019: Rafael Nadal to again join forces with Roger Federer in Geneva
The Sport Review
Cesc Fabregas speaks out about his Chelsea FC situation
The Sport Review
Graeme Souness outlines where Liverpool FC will win or lose title