Unai Emery has sent a group of club’s representatives to Brazil to conduct a medical on transfer target Everton Soares,according to Brazilian journalist Sergio Araujo.
The Premier League club have been linked with a £36m move for the Gremio forward, and it’s believed that the deal is close to being finalized.
Everton, 23,has already confirmed that an offer is on the table for him, despite Gremio denying the claim.
Gunners representatives will arrive in Porto Alegre today in order to try and get the deal over the line, says Araujo.
”Representatives of Arsenal of England arrive tomorrow to Porto Alegre to seal the hiring of Everton,” Araujo wrote on Twitter on Sunday night.
”The team consists of physicians of the English club, who will make examinations to know the physical conditions of the [Gremio] player.”