- Date of Birth: 7 October 1976
- Birthplace: Lagoa da Prata, Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Arsenal legend Gilberto Silva has confirmed that the club are looking for new midfielders ahead of the January transfer window.
Brazilian midfielder Fred has confirmed that former Arsenal star Gilberto Silva played a key role in convincing him to join Manchester United this summer.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly eyeing a deal for Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred with Michael Carrick expected to retire at the end of the season.
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred is reportedly eyeing a move to the Premier League at the end of the season, agent Gilberto Silva has claimed.
Manchester City have reportedly reached a deal in principle with Shakhtar Donetsk to sign Brazilian midfielder Fred at the end of the season.
So far, it's been a relatively quiet summer for Arsenal. However, the Gunners' long pursuit of a world class striker could soon be over.
It is no coincidence that Arsenal's sharp turnaround in form has aligned with the introduction of a quality defensive midfielder.
Throughout the summer, many pundits laughed at Arsenal's re-signing of Mathieu Flamini; but could this be Arsene Wenger's best masterstroke yet?
It's been eight years since Arsenal last won a trophy and year after year the best players keep leaving - now the fans have started demanding success. Will Arsene Wenger finally spend the money we know the club has, or will it be yet another quiet summer for the Gunners?
Arsenal are reportedly set to sign Stephen Appiah. The talented Ghana international midfielder is understood to be in advanced discussions with Gunners' boss Arsene Wenger, and will sign a two year deal at the Emirates.