Arsenal jet to Madrid to complete Gonzalo Higuain deal?

Arsenal fly to Madrid to clinch Higuain deal?
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Arsenal officials reportedly fly out to Spain to try to finalise a deal for striker Gonzalo Higuain.

Arsenal officials have reportedly flown out to Spain to complete a move for Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain.

The Gunners, who are rumoured to have £70m in their transfer kitty, have been heavily linked with the Argentina international, who is believed to have already agreed terms with the North London outfit.

It is understood that both parties will attempt to agree a fee for the player this weekend, with manager Arsene Wenger possibly taking part in negotiations himself, according to

Reports have claimed that Arsenal will try to secure Higuain's signature for around £20m, while Real are thought to be holding out for £25.5m.

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Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain before a game with Colombia on June 8, 2013
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