Arsenal to bolster title challenge with surprise cut-price Jorginho bid, as Chelsea exodus begins

Chelsea's Jorginho could be on his way to Arsenal
Chelsea's Jorginho could be on his way to Arsenal (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal are ready to shore up their five-point Premier League lead by bringing in Italian midfielder Jorginho from rivals Chelsea, in one of the most unexpected moves of the January transfer window.

The Gunners have been looking for a defensively-minded midfielder in this window, with Mohamed Elneny suffering a serious injury.

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Conor Pope
Online Editor

Conor Pope is the former Online Editor of FourFourTwo, overseeing all digital content. He plays football regularly, and has a large, discerning and ever-growing collection of football shirts from around the world.

He supports Blackburn Rovers and holds a season ticket with south London non-league side Dulwich Hamlet. His main football passions include Tugay, the San Siro and only using a winter ball when it snows.