Yves Bissouma hints at Arsenal move in cryptic Instagram post 2 months ago

Yves Bissouma hints at Arsenal move in cryptic Instagram post

He's certainly putting himself out there.

Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder Yves Bissouma has appeared to issue a 'come-and-get-me-plea' to Arsenal after teasing a move to the Gunners.

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The 25-year-old, who is reportedly a target for Mikel Arteta's side, enjoyed a successful campaign with the Seagulls, helping Graham Potter's men to finish ninth in the Premier League.

With just one year left on his current contract at the Amex Stadium, the former Lille man is thought to be a target for a number of top-flight clubs, including Arsenal.

Leicester City man Youri Tielemans has also been linked with a move to the Emirates, and Bissouma has fuelled speculation that both players could be making the move to North London.

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Impressive in Mali's convincing win.

Bissouma grabbed two assists as Mali defeated Congo 4-0 in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday.

After the match, one fan posted a video of Bissouma in action for his country, writing: "For me, I think he and Tielemans should be our priority at midfield, we must get (Bissouma) at all cost (Arsenal)."

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Bissouma went on to share the upload to his own Instagram story, later re-posting another comment from the same supporter.

It read: "I've been following up on Bissouma and I think he's the one to replace Partey long-term, he's just 25."

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Bissouma made 28 appearances for Brighton during the 2021/22 season, registering two goals and two assists.

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The 25-year-old was a key part of Graham Potter's side top half finish in the Premier League last season.

According to transfermarkt, the Brighton midfielder is valued at £31.5m, although, his contractual situation may reduce the size of the transfer fee.

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