Arsenal were interested to sign Spartak Moscow midfielder Jano Ananidze and also prepared to make an offer during the winter transfer window but the deal failed. Gunners need a new creative attacker to improve the front-line and Georgia international is an excellent option in this situation. He also wants to get a regular place in starting line-up and ready to change the working place. Unai keeping tabs with the footballer and he could make another offer during the summer transfer window. Jano is a product of the Red-Whites youth academy and spent his current career with them.
He has a huge potential and can become a world-class midfielder if he continuous improvement. In this season, Ananidze played just 3 matches and made one assist in all competition. This is a terrible result and he can improve his consequences if he gets regular game time. Now he plays in Krylya Sovetov Samara with a season-long loan deal and will return to Moscow this summer.
Several clubs like Vitesse also keen to sign him and preparing to make a bid during the transfer window. The 26-year-old footballer is a regular member of the national team and also helped them to reach the UEFA Nations League final which is already a big achievement for the player. He also became a Russian Premier League champion in 2016-17 which is a big success for the attacker. Gunners signed several footballers last summer like Sokratis from Borussia Dortmund, Matteo Guendouzi from Lorient, Lucas Torreira from Sampdoria, Bernd Leno from Bayern Leverkusen and Stephan Lichtsteiner from Juventus.