- Antonio Valencia has emerged as a target for Premier League side Arsenal
- He is expected to leave Manchester United this summer after the expiration of his contract
- His father Luis confirmed that Arsenal are among the clubs that want his son this summer
Luis Valencia who is the father of Manchester United star Antonio Valencia has revealed that Arsenal are interested in signing his son this summer from Old Trafford.
Antonio Valencia's current contract at Manchester United will expire at the end of the ongoing season, and the Red Devils have concluded not to offer the 33-year-old another deal.
He is now certain to leave Manchester United this summer and will hope to lift the Champions League title before he leaves.
Luis Valencia told El Universal: "Antonio will definitely not continue in Manchester.
"He wants a change in the air and the club is not going to renew him either. Like everything in life, everything comes to an end.
"Arsenal, West Ham, Inter Milan and one club from China are options, but in football everything is changing.
"He wants to choose the best option, but above all he wants to sign a contract for two years.
"Not for the money, but for peace and hopefully, he told me, be hired by a team that fights for important things." he explained.
Manchester United are currently occupying fifth position on the Premier League standings with 58 points after 30 games played this term.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Premier League giants Manchester United appointed Ole Gunnar Solskjær as their new manager until the end of the ongoing 2018/19 Premier League season.
The 45-year-old Norwegian football manager replaces former manager Jose Mourinho who was thrown out of the club because of poor results.
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