Arsenal and Real Madrid forced to wait until summer to sign Brazil starlet

first_img Brazilian starlet Lucas Silva Arsenal and Real Madrid have been told they will have to wait until the summer to sign Brazilian starlet Lucas Silva.The 21-year-old has been attracting the interest of clubs all over Europe with some impressive performances for Cruzeiro in Brazil.Real Madrid have already made in-roads to sign Silva, while Arsenal have reportedly sent scouts to South America on several occasions.However, Cruzeiro sporting director Alexandre Mattos has now told both clubs that they will have to wait until the summer to land the midfielder.“We’ve held four formal meetings to discuss the future of Lucas Silva, but I’ve spoken with Real Madrid representatives over ten times,” Mattos told Radio Itatiaia.“In principal they are not intending to bring any players in during the winter transfer window and we have no urgency to sell Lucas.” 1last_img read more