Sky Sports News is reporting on television, and now on twitter, that England international forward Danny Welbeck is having a medical at London Colney in anticipation of a move to Arsenal:
We understand that #Welbeck is having a medical at #AFC. Listen here for more: http://t.co/f91amqA6P2 #SkyDeadlineDay— SkySportsNewsRadio (@SSNRadio) September 1, 2014
Well. That didn't take long!
There is lots of disagreement out there about the quality of this move, and there are no confirmed reports yet of whether it is a loan or a permanent signing (one would imagine the latter, probably, but who knows?), so we'll continue to keep everyone posted about this as things develop. Here's a little flavor of the current twitter mood:
If the Welbz deal goes through it's great for Arsenal and yet another crime to put on the Glazers' rap sheet— El Guevon Andrés (@tobleronejones) September 1, 2014
So, there's that. What do you all reckon?