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Fabrizio Romano claims Arsenal are making a new signing today, five-year deal

Arsenal are set to sign Martin Odegaard today, according to Fabrizio Romano.

The Italian journalist claims that the Norway captain will pen a five-year contract with the Gunners, with an option included.

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In addition, Odegaard’s parent club Real Madrid are reportedly preparing their official statement confirming his departure.

Fabrizio Romano has also claimed that Arsenal will also sign Sheffield United goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale very soon.

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Here’s what the esteemed journalist wrote on Twitter this morning:

Odegaard spent the second half of the 2020-21 season on loan at the Emirates Stadium, making 20 appearances.

In addition, the 22-year-old became Norway’s captain earlier this year – an incredible achievement for someone so young.

Odegaard joined Real Madrid in 2015, a move deemed as a coup for both parties at the time.

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Now, it looks as though the playmaker will be plying his trade in red-and-white instead of just white very soon.

Meanwhile, Ramsdale has excelled at Sheffield United and Bournemouth in recent years.

The 23-year-old goalkeeper made Gareth Southgate’s England squad for Euro 2020, where they reached the finals.

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