Arsenal plot bid for 23-year-old Wolves star – report

Arsenal are weighing up a swoop to sign Wolves star Diogo Jota, according to a report in England

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Arsenal are interested in a swoop to sign Wolves forward Diogo Jota in the summer transfer window, according to a report in England.

The Daily Mail is reporting that Arsenal have identified the 23-year-old as a potential recruit capable of improving their options in wide areas.

The same article states that the Portugal international has caught the eye of Arsenal following his impressive performances this term.

According to the same story, Jota is high up on Mikel Arteta’s wish list as the Gunners boss look to tackle his first summer transfer window.

Jota has been one of the stars of Wolves’ Premier League campaign following an impressive return of six goals and one assists in the top flight.

The Portuguese forward has really come into his own in the Europa League, finding the net nine times in 12 outings in the European competition.

Wolves initially signed Jota in a season-long loan deal from La Liga side Atletico Madrid in the 2017 summer transfer window.

The Premier League side signed Jota in a permanent deal a year later following his influential performances in the Wolves side.

The Portugal international has netted 43 times in 120 games in all competitions over the past three seasons.

Arsenal are in ninth position in the Premier League table.

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