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Arsenal are set to sign Real Madrid midfielder Dani Ceballos on loan and Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane has given a positive update on the Gunners’ pursuit of the player.
Real Madrid and Arsenal played against each other during the International Champions Cup. The game ended with a 2-2 draw and Real Madrid won 3-2 on penalties.
During the game, Madrid winger Marco Asensio suffered an injury and will be operated in the next few days, a statement from Real Madrid has revealed.
The injury could be a bad news for Arsenal as Real Madrid might want to keep Ceballos, however after the game Zidane gave a hint that the loan switch will happen regardless Asensio’s injury.
“It hasn’t been done yet, the club is in it, we’ll see in the next few days,” said Zidane.