Greenwood close to joining new club as Arsenal forward leaves Emirates


Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood is close to joining Olympique Marseille this summer transfer window.

According to football transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, Marseille have sent a formal bid to Manchester United for Greenwood’s signature.

“Understand Olympique Marseille have sent formal bid to Manchester United for Mason Greenwood!

Talks underway between the two clubs, Greenwood’s still OM main target, with agreement getting closer.

“Man United open to loan with obligation to buy, sell-on clause included,” Romano tweeted on Monday.

Meanwhile, in another development, Arsenal announced that their forward Mika Biereth has left the club to join Austrian Bundesliga side SK Sturm Graz on a permanent transfer.

The Gunners disclosed this in a statement on their website on Monday.

“We thank Mika for his contribution to the club and wish him all the best in the next stage of his career with SK Sturm Graz,” Arsenal’s statement partly read.