Arsenal target Buendia as they look into their loan options

Wed 20 January 2021 | 12:19

The Norwich player is happy to wait for the Gunners considering that the option of his permanent move will not be available in the current transfer season.

Norwich City


Emiliano Buendia

, will wait for


to make a move on the player since the chances of his move to Mikel Arteta’s squad would be less likely in the current transfer season considering the Argentine’s £40 million ($55m) value.

The 24-year-old, who currently has seven goals and six assists in the


, is expected to replace

Mesut Ozil

once he joins the Gunners.

Despite Arsenal’s constant interest in Buendia, the player has accepted the unlikeliness of his move in January and seems more focused on his game with Norwich.

Norwich boss

Daniel Farke

spoke about Buendia, saying:

"He is a proper team-mate, concentrated in the training sessions and the last game.”

"He is absolutely happy and knows he has a coach and team-mates who want him to be successful and love him.”

"Arsenal are one of the best clubs in this country and also Europe. But it makes no sense to have a move in January."

The Gunners continue their search for a temporary option to occupy their midfielder position as they plan to find a more permanent replacement after the end of the season.

source: SportMob