On June 17th, we covered claims made by Mundo Deportivo that it’s ‘not strange’ for Arsenal to have Alexander Isak on their transfer agenda.
Later that day, Noticias de Gipuzkoa reported Liverpool are considering signing the Real Sociedad star this summer.
Chelsea have joined Mikel Arteta’s side and the Reds in chasing the 21-year-old, who finished last season with 17 goals and two assists in 34 league matches.
Friday’s edition of AS explains the ‘Premier League goes crazy’ for La Real’s forward.
It’s claimed the Gunners were the ‘first English team’ to show interest in the Sweden international, followed by the Champions League winners.
The Swede has a €70m release clause and Real Sociedad may be concerned about his future, considering the spending power of the top Premier League sides.
Apart from his form in La Liga, Isak also impressed in Sweden’s Euro 2020 opener against Spain, and AS points out his ‘great performance’ against La Roja ‘reinforces the interest of Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool’.