Premier League leaders Arsenal are working on a deal to sign Polish central defender Jakub Kiwior from Italian side Spezia, for a fee in excess of EUR 20 mln according to The Athletic.
Italian journalist and transfer expert Fabrizio Romano tweeted on Friday: “Kiwior has agreed personal terms on five year deal — medical will be completed in the next 48 hours.”
The 22-year-old is much sought after and had been strongly linked with Italian giants Juventus last year, after playing 37 league games for Italian side Spezia. He joined the Serie A outfit 2021 and prior to his move to Italy he caught the eye with Slovakian club Žilina.
Arsenal have completed the signing of Jakub Kiwior, here we go! Contracts are being signed with Spezia, fee in excess of €20m with add-ons. 🚨⚪️🔴 #AFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 20, 2023
Understand Kiwior has agreed personal terms on five year deal — medical will be completed in the next 48 hours.
It’s done. pic.twitter.com/pHnAZP4gce