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Gonzalo Higuain: new Arsenal striker loses £50,000 a week (news round-up)

by | 21st, June 2013

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THE Daily Gonzalo Higuain – Anorak’s look at the Real Madrid forward wanted by Arsenal in today’s news:

Football Gossip.org.uk: “Higuain’s Arsenal Transfer On Hold”

Real Madrid fixer Ernesto Bronzetti says he doesn’t know anything about an Arsenal transfer for striker Gonzalo Higuain and claims a number of clubs are interested in the 25-year-old…

“Up to five or six teams want him,” Bronzetti said. “But until the new coach is appointed, there will be nothing new on this topic.”

The Daily Mirror: “When will Arsenal sign Gonzalo Higuaín?”

That question to you, newspaper. The Daily Express says Arsenal are “close” to signing him.

The Daily Mail reports that the deal is done:

Arsenal have finally joined the Premier League’s biggest spenders after finalising a record-breaking deal to sign Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain that could be worth a staggering £50million

The Daily Star agrees:

ARSENAL AGREE DEAL WITH REAL MADRID STRIKER GONZALO HIGUAIN

But then the Star salso reports:

JUVENTUS PLAN TO GATECRASH ARSENAL’S GONZALO HIGUAIN DEAL

The trusty Daily Star has all angles covered by scoops.

The Guardian has facts:

Real Madrid striker happy with £130,000-a-week four-year deal
• Arsenal hope to complete deal before 11 July

What’s the deal worth to the Argentine strikers? What will he earn every week?

£150,000 –  Daily Mail

£140,000HuffPost

£130,000 – Irish Independent

£125,000Evening Standard

£100,000Goal.com

Wow! He’s losing £50,000-a-week with Goal. Whatever will the taxman say?

More transfer balls from the news media every day…



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