Real Madrid's Norwegian attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard has decided to join Arsenal on loan.
As Futaa reported this week, Odegaard was set to complete loan move to Real Sociedad, but Arsenal showed interest that has turned the 22-year-old head to the English Premier League giants.
According Europe's leading transfer journalist, Fabrizio Romano, Odegaard will complete his move to North London in the coming hours.
Martin Ødegaard has decided to join Arsenal over Real Sociedad ⚪️🔴— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 22, 2021
The deal is expected to be completed in the coming hours. #AFC and Real Madrid are in contact to reach the agreement - Real want a ‘simple’ loan until June.
Arteta spoke directly with the player - key factor. https://t.co/id7qQyNPpL
Meanwhile, Arsenal travel to Southampton for FA Cup fourth round business on Saturday afternoon.