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Arsenal report: Gunners to move for Federico Valverde’s Champions League display



Arsenal target Federico Valverde in action against Shakhtar Donetsk

Arsenal (opens in a new tab) the scouts traveled to the Bernabeu to see Mykhaylo Mudryk in action against Real Madrid (opens in a new tab) in the Champions League last week, but instead let Federico Valverde do the talking.

The energetic Uruguayan midfielder shone in the hosts’ 2-1 win over Shakhtar Donetsk. (opens in a new tab) and has been electric over the past year for Real Madrid. It also put Vinicius Jr’s winner in the Champions League final this year.

The result left the defending champions top of their group with nine points from their opening three games.

Federico Valverde in action for Uruguay (Image credit: Getty)

According central defense (opens in a new tab)Arsenal remain keen to secure a deal for Mudryk, but Valverde’s dominating performance stood out the most.