- Jorginho could be making a move to Arsenal from Chelsea this summer
- Mikel Arteta is planning to lure the Italian midfielder to Stamford Bridge
- The 28-year-old on Saturday, October 3, scored brace against Crystal Palace
Mikel Arteta who is the manager of Premier League side Arsenal is reportedly shifting his attention to the signing of Chelsea star Jorginho before the close of transfer window.
This is a result of Lyon's refusal to do business with the Gunners over the signing of super midfielder Houssem Aoaur.
Houssem Aoaur was named in the Lyon squad for their clash with Marseilles this weekend which suggests he is part of their plans for this season.
Arsenal will only pay in installments and the French club are not happy with those conditions coming from the North London side.
According to the report on Sky Sports, Arsenal would now be going for Jorginho with the hope of luring the player to the Emirates this summer.
Jorginho joined Chelsea from Napoli last two years under Maurizio Sarri and was in the team that beat Arsenal in the Europa League final.
The Italian superstar was superb for Chelsea on Saturday, October 3 in their win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Chelsea are currently occupying fourth position on the Premier League table.
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Premier League giants Chelsea on Saturday, October 3, bounced back to winning ways beating Crystal Palace 4-0 in Premier League encounter played at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea have not been doing well this season in the Premier League which has put gaffer Frank Lampard in serious pressure for him to deliver.
Playing at home against Crystal Palace, Chelsea players knew that what their fans wanted was an outright win which they eventually got.
However the Blues were unable to score in the first half as Crystal Palace goalkeeper Vicente Guaita was superb in his department.
Ben Chilwell scored the first goal for Chelsea in the 50th minute before providing an assist for Kurt Zouma to score the second goal in the 66th minute at Stamford Bridge.
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