What a terrible week. With no Champions League football for a third successive season, it looks like this transfer window will be average at best for the North London club. Given the preparation for the Europa League final, it’s not exactly surprising this week’s transfer news has been rather quiet.
This is it. Chelsea versus Arsenal in the Europa League final. At the Baku Olympic Stadium, London’s two greatest football teams will collide in a match that could shape their foreseeable futures.
Between the two teams, it’s Arsenal that will feel more of the pressure. Victory will secure the Gunners’ spot in next season’s Champions League and will reportedly give the club a significant financial boost in the transfer market.
With the Europa League final taking place on Wednesday, it’s not surprising that Arsenal’s transfer window has been very quiet thus far with many rumours.
With just one transfer made official, it seems like May will be a very quiet month for the club. Here is this week’s weekly transfer round-up!