Portsmouth transfer news: Medical done as Blues close in on loan deal for Arsenal youngster Miguel Azeez

Pompey are closing in on a deal for Arsenal’s teen starlet Miguel Azeez.

Friday, 27th August 2021, 5:33 pm

The Blues are set to seal a season-long loan for the highly-regarded and much-touted Gunners midfielder.

The News yesterday revealed the 18-year-old was in Cowley’s sights, ahead of the Londoner being spotted at the club’s Roko training base.

A medical has now taken place with everything progressing smoothly, as the Pompey head coach gets the talent he believes will bring a sheen of class to his midfield.

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No deal is currently expected to be announced today, however, after the Blues squad flew north ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with Wigan Athletic.

Arsenal youngster Miguel Azeez is closing in on a loan move to Pompey. Picture: Martin Sidorjak/Getty Images