- Current club: Arsenal
- Date of Birth: 3 July 2001
- Birthplace: New York City, New York City, New York, United States
- Position: Forward, Striker
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In an interview with ESPN, Monaco striker Folarin Balogun has revealed that his departure from Arsenal was out of his control.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has clarified that the club had to sell Folarin Balogun as they could not assure him with regular playing time.
Arsenal are planning one more signing before the transfer window closes on Friday night, according to Daily Mail.
Arsenal have sold Folarin Balogun to Monaco for a fee of around 49 million euros, with a further 5 million euros in add-ons and an additional 25 percent sell-on clause. The United States international had been linked with moves to West Ham and Chelsea, but ultimately wanted a return to France after an impressive spell last season on loan at Ligue 1 side Reims.
Arsenal will let their USA international striker Folarin Balogun leave for AS Monaco today, as AS Monaco agree to pay the 45 million euro transfer fee requested by the Gunners. Arsenal director of football Edu has been locked in negotiations with the Principality outfit, and is happy to have finally made an arrangement to allow Balogun a return to Ligue 1.
Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney has travelled to Spain for his medical with Real Sociedad, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun has agreed personal terms with Monaco ahead of his anticipated transfer.
Arsenal are likely to allow Scotland defender Kieran Tierney to join Real Sociedad on loan, with the left-sided defender to pen a year long deal in Spain. The player arrived at Arsenal in 2019 from Celtic and has slipped down the pecking order since the arrival of Jurrien Timber and Zinchenko and now is ready to leave the Emirates Stadium in search of regular first-team football.
French giants Monaco are close to reaching an agreement with Arsenal over the transfer of Folarin Balogun, according to The Athletic.
AS Monaco have made an official bid in the region of £35 million to sign Arsenal striker Folarin Balogun this summer.