Shakhtar Donetsk winger Manor Solomon is amongst wishlist of Mikel Arteta target to bolster his attacking options ahead of second full season in charge of London club.
The highly-rated winger has been in excellent form in Ukraine with Shakhtar Donetsk, scoring nine goal across all competitions this season, including two goals in the group stages of the UEFA Champions League.
The exciting two-footed winger – who can play on the right flank, but whose preferred position is down the left channel, already has a Champions League pedigree, scored home and away against Real Madrid this season and he previously netted equaliser as a 19-year-old in a 1-1 draw against Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City at the Etihad back in November 2019.
Solomon, who joined Shakhtar Donetsk from Israeli club Maccabi Petah Tivka in January 2018, has even been compared to Eden Hazard due to technique of playing out wide or as a number 10 role.
He has been monitoring by former Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi and his impressive performances this season, gotting attention of Gunners current technical director Edu Gasper, and Brazilian is interested in bringing in the Israeli international to Emirates this summer.
Manor Solomon – Arsenal Bound? pic.twitter.com/V6ngtM0Dc7— Ulrik (@Ulroud) January 9, 2021
Even Mikel Arteta is admire the 21-year-old exciting two-footed winger and reports in January claimed that the highly-rated forward would be ‘delighted’ if his dream about move to Emirates become reality.
‘There are talks with teams from England,’ Solomon told Israeli news outlet Sport5. There are things that can happen in the summer. My dream is to play in England and it also seems to me the most realistic option for me. And teams in England can pay.’