Arsenal and Chelsea are vying for Brighton’s Moises Caicedo this summer, with Manchester United also keeping an eye on him.

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Declan Rice (R) and Moises Caicedo (L) have been mentioned as potential transfers to Arsenal.


Brighton star Moises Caicedo is being chased by Arsenal and Chelsea this summer, with Manchester United keeping an eye on a potential transfer as well.

The battle to sign Moises Caicedo from Brighton for the forthcoming summer transfer window has taken a major shift for Arsenal and Chelsea. With manager Roberto De Zerbi admitting that possibility at the end of the season, the Ecuadorian international appears destined to depart the Seagulls in the coming weeks.

“For sure we will lose some players, maybe [Moises] Caicedo and [Alexis] Mac Allister,” the Italian coach told Sky Sports. “We have to be ready to bring in more good players and for the others; [Kaoru] Mitoma, [Pervis] Estupinan, I think for them the best solution is to stay with us.”


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The latter of the two exits indicated has already been confirmed because Alexis Mac Allister has been signed by Liverpool, a transaction reportedly worth around £35 million, according to reports. Caicedo is the next possible player after that move was completed.

As negotiations over a transfer intensify, According to a source, Chelsea are confident in reaching an agreement with Brighton to sign the 21-year-old this summer. It follows the Blues’ loss of Manuel Ugarte, a top target, who will now join PSG from Sporting CP.


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They aren’t alone in their pursuit, as rumors say that Arsenal and Manchester United are both interested in adding to their midfield numbers.

However, the Gunners are not currently prioritising a deal for Caicedo. Declan Rice is reportedly their first priority this summer, with West Ham announcing that the midfielder appears to have played his final game for the club.

However, according to Fabrizio Romano, the hunt for Moises Caicedo may have taken a turn in recent days. According to the reporter, Chelsea are presently leading the race to recruit the Brighton star, ahead of Arsenal and Manchester United, though the contest is still open at this time.


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The youngster recently signed a new contract, and the asking price for a move is set between £70 million and £80 million.

Fabrizio Romano further stated that Caicedo hasn’t reached a personal agreement with a club, which clashes with other reports claiming the Gunners have done so.

However, there is still some time left in the race to sign the midfielder, so it is still unclear how the story will turn out.

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