Shkodran Mustafi drops a cryptic hint over his Arsenal future on Instagram amid transfer speculation

first_imgShkodran Mustafi drops a cryptic hint over his Arsenal future on Instagram amid transfer speculation Advertisement Advertisement Comment Shkodran Mustafi is back at Arsenal for pre-season training (Picture: Getty)Throughout his time in England, Mustafi has been criticised by supporters for his performances and the pressure was piled on him after he was at fault for all three of Crystal Palace’s goals during their shock 3-2 win over Arsenal in April.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityDespite being made available for transfer, though, Mustafi insisted in May that he would be remaining with Arsenal next season, telling Kicker: ‘It is odd that there are always transfer speculations. I am an Arsenal player and have a contract until 2021.’Mustafi isn’t the only Arsenal player dropping subtle hints over his future on Instagram after Alexandre Lacazette posted a picture of himself at the club’s training ground on Saturday with the location set to ‘My Home’ following reports he could join Atletico Madrid.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenalcenter_img Metro Sport ReporterSunday 7 Jul 2019 10:11 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link429Shares Shkodran Mustafi could leave Arsenal this summer (Picture: Getty)Shkodran Mustafi has dropped a hint that he could be on the move this summer after removing ‘Player for Arsenal’ in his Instagram bio.The 27-year-old is available for transfer following a string of high-profile gaffes and despite featuring regularly last season, Unai Emery has reportedly informed the Arsenal board to get rid of the defender.Although Arsenal are keen to offload Mustafi and get his reported £90,000 weekly pay off their wage bill, there is yet to be any concrete interest in the Germany international who cost the club £35m from Valencia in 2016.Nevertheless, Mustafi’s recent Instagram activity suggests a move might well happen. Not only did Mustafi change his bio, he also updated his profile picture removing one of him wearing an Arsenal shirt.ADVERTISEMENT📱| #AFCShkodran Mustafi has just removed his Arsenal profile picture and removed “Player for Arsenal” from his Instagram bio. 🤔IG: [ShkodranMustafi] pic.twitter.com/LQyTOxkDi0— afcSource™ (@afcSource) July 6, 2019 AdvertisementAdvertisementFollowing Arsenal’s failure to qualify for the Champions League for the third year running, Emery has been forced to work with a reduced transfer budget this summer, reportedly between just £40-45m and in order to boost that figure, he’ll have to sell players.Mustafi is one of the players that Arsenal are particularly keen to get rid of, however, the 2014 World Cup winner could have a shortage of takers following three error-strewn seasons in north London.last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>