Thomas Tuchel says PSG will not be making a bid for Arsenal outcast Matteo Guendouzi after stories French champions have been getting ready £30m bid for the midfielder
- Reports had advised PSG have been getting ready £30m supply for Matteo Guendouzi
- Arsenal midfielder fell out of favour following incident at Brighton in June
- Manager Mikel Arteta did not choose the 21-year-old in Arsenal’s remaining video games
- Gunners want to lift funds to land summer time targets Partey and Aouar
- But Thomas Tuchel dominated out bid for Guendouzi after 1-0 defeat to Lens
Thomas Tuchel has dominated out Paris Saint-Germain making a transfer for Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi.
There have been suggestions that the French champions have been ready to bid £30million for Guendouzi with Arsenal eager to lift funds to herald summer time targets Thomas Partey and Houssem Aouar.
But when requested about a transfer for Guendouzi within the wake of PSG’s 1-0 loss at newly-promoted Lens on Thursday evening, Tuchel stated: ‘No, that will not occur.’
Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel has dominated out a transfer for Arsenal’s Matteo Guendouzi
Tuchel (left) spoke on Guendouzi after watching his PSG facet lose 1-0 to Lens on Thursday
Guendouzi has been out of favour with Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta following a conflict with Brighton’s Neal Maupay following their defeat on the Amex Stadium in June.
The 21-year-old French midfielder was accused of taunting his opponents over their wages. Though he escaped FA punishment for the fracas, he did not play once more for the rest of Arsenal’s season.
He was additionally neglected of the FA Cup holders’ victory over Liverpool within the FA Community Shield at Wembley.
French midfielder Guendouzi fell out of favour with Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta final season
That led to stories PSG have been poised to bid £30m for Guendouzi, who joined Arsenal again in 2018.
The cash would assist finance strikes for Atletico Madrid midfielder Partey and Lyon’s Aouar, however Tuchel seems to have dominated out a proposal.
He was talking after a lacklustre displaying from PSG of their opening Ligue 1 fixture in opposition to newly-promoted Lens.
Depleted Paris Saint-Germain suffered a shock defeat of their opening Ligue 1 recreation
The Champions League finalists have been with out a variety of their star gamers after Neymar, Kylian Mbappe, Mauro Icardi, Angel Di Maria and Keylor Navas all examined constructive for coronavirus.
A facet filled with kids might solely muster one shot on the right track as their title defence began with little greater than a whimper.
Tuchel did verify that PSG wish to signal the Roma captain Alessandro Florenzi to exchange Thomas Meunier, the right-back who has joined Borussia Dortmund.
‘I hope that will be resolved. I’m very optimistic for him,’ Tuchel stated.