Calum Chambers set for a loan move to Fulham
Arsenal defender Calum Chambers is poised to complete a loan deal to Fulham after the Gunners agreed to allow the disgruntled player to depart temporarily.
The 23-year-old has found himself on the fringes of the first team despite the long-term injury to captain Laurent Koscielny and was said to be eager for more first-team opportunities away from the Emirates stadium.
The North London club are understood to have granted his wishes with the centre back now set for a move across to the English capital to Fulham Athletic.
The Premier League newcomers have landed six new signings and Manager Elavisa Jokanovic is still keen on further reinforcements ahead of a testing time in the English top flight.
The former footballer was understood to have lodged a loan offer for Barcelona’s Yerry Mina with the Serb desperate for a defender who could cover in a variety of defensive options
The departure of Chambers to Craven Cottage could leave the Gunners back looking for threadbare and the North Londoners could seek to replace the Englishman amid a myriad of defensive options been linked with a move to the capital club.
Arsenal coach, Unai Emery though has suggested his side would focus on shifting the deadwood rather than any player arriving prior to the deadline of the transfer window