Deadline Day: Real Madrid to offer James Rodriguez plus €30 million for world-class Premier League star and more Premier League transfer news January 31, 2019
Hello and welcome to the Premier League latest transfer news and rumours of the day! Today is the final day of the transfer window and here are the top stories surrounding the Premier League tonight!
#5 Arsenal sign Denis Suarez
At long last, Arsenal have completed the deal to bring Denis Suarez to the Emirates from Barcelona. The midfielder had been linked with the Gunners for a while now and the stories have finally come to fruition.
Upon signing for the north Londoners, Denis Suarez claimed that his desire is to qualify for the Champions League with the Emirates outfit and also win the Europa league title with the Londoners.
“I’ve come here to play as much as possible and try to help the team qualify for the Champions League,” he said.
“I’d like to win the Europa League with Arsenal too - why not? It’s a trophy I won under Unai Emery at Sevilla and I’d love to win it again here.”
He then spoke about Unai Emery and stated that he is extremely happy to be working with him again as not only is Emery a demanding coach but they also share a great relationship.
“I have a very good relationship with Unai Emery,” he said. “I spent a year with him at Sevilla when we won the Europa League.
“I think he’s a very demanding coach and one of the best coaches in the world right now - I’ve been saying that for a while.
“I’m really happy to have the chance to work with him again and I hope that the rest of the season is successful for me and the club.”
Meanwhile, manager Unai Emery also expressed similar views as he claimed that he already knows the player well and is happy that he joined.
“We are very happy that Denis Suarez is joining us,” Emery said. “He is a player we know well and I have worked with him at Sevilla.”