Arsenal news: Gunners ‘to announce transfer of classy midfield starlet today’

Long-awaited midfielder deal to be confirmed.

Arsenal are expected to announce a loan deal for classy young midfielder Gedion Zelalem on their official site today, according to reports.

The highly-rated 18-year-old is poised to move to Scottish giants Rangers for the 2015/16 season in a bid to gain first-team experience by playing regularly elsewhere.

Zelalem has made two appearances for the Gunners’ senior side in his career so far, and is widely regarded as one of the best young talents coming through at the Emirates Stadium at the moment.

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According to the Daily Star, a few details for the loan move are yet to be finalised, but these should all be ironed out by later today as an announcement looks imminent.

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