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Arsenal Transfer target – Norberto Neto

Norberto Neto is a 25 year old Brazilian goalkeeper who is currently playing for Fiorentina. He is reportedly being scouted by Arsenal on the possibility of a free transfer when the summer transfer window opens. Many free bets are being placed to see if Arsenal will manage to sign him. They are yet to be convinced by David Ospina so the Gunners are reportedly in the market for a new goalkeeper. Petr Cech was also on their radar but they fear Chelsea will not sell to their title rivals. Despite this they have changed their attentions to the Brazilian stopper and they have decided they will offer him a contract.


Arsenal and other Clubs are also interested. That is, Liverpool and Juventus. Arsene Wenger is confident that he can prevail and sign the Brazilian. The Gunners are willing to part with Wojciech Szczesny in order to create space for Norberto Neto. The Brazilian managed to keep 9 clean sheets in 18 games for Fiorentina.

Interest in the Brazilian has grown after his performance this season. His agent Stefano Castagna says a summer transfer is likely. Pundits are giving out free betting tips whether Arsenal will buy him or not. He said the keeper will decide where to go in a few months. He also stated that there a several teams that are interested in the Brazilian but he did not mention names. The Brazilian keeper rejected a new contract that was offered to him by Fiorentina. His agent stated that his rejection of the new contract was his decision and should be respected.

He played for Fiorentina for over five years and he was an amazing professional. He has always given his best in all training sessions. If there are any answers to be given then I would say they were given on the pitch as he has been previously doing. So preferable place your free bets early and get a sense of pride and satisfaction.as Gunners fans.

Norberto Neto’s agent has denied claims that there is a gentleman’s agreement between the keeper and Gianluca Di Marzio and stated categorically that several clubs were interested in his services. Di Marzio had stated that there was a place for the Brazilian keeper to join the Serie A champions when his contract expires.

Liverpool have also been linked with a winter move for the Brazilian. Supposedly they are offering 2 million pounds for his signature. This is due to the struggles Simon Mignolet is having. Several news outlets have stated that Arsenal is keeping a watchful eye on the situation.

However there is a glimmer of hope for the Premier League pair as the Brazilian’s agent stated that nothing is decided yet for the Brazilian. The Brazilian signed from Atletico Paranaense in the year 2011 for around 3 million pounds. He has since made appearances for Fiorentina as a first choice keeper. During this time he has played a total of 81 games. He found himself dropped after he declared his intention to leave. He didn’t play for 11 fixtures this winter.

Last week’s visit to Tottenham Hotspur saw him return to his previous place between the sticks in the Europa League, however this was before going on to star in a narrow win at Inter Milan. His performance earned him praise with some calling him ‘superman’ and his agent believes the Brazilian keeper deserves a high profile move and Fiorentina should respect his decision. On the internet people are offering free betting tips as a competition to know who gets the keeper.

This article was written by Tony Samboras you can check out his EPL articles here.

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