The Daily Mail reports that Shakhtar Donetsk have confirmed Arsenal’s interest in Jadson and have left his future in his hands.
Mircea Lucescu, head coach of the Ukrainian champions:
” I can confirm Jadson is wanted by Arsenal,’ said Lucescu. ‘Now it all depends on him.”
Arsene Wenger’s reaction was a typical button downed response. Jadson has been described as Tomas Rosicky plus the goals. Here is video clip >>
Shows genuine pace, unafraid to go for his shots from distance, and shows good finishing skills. Jadson you recall was was one of the Shakhtar players responsible for the 2-1 loss that stopped Arsenal’s unbeaten CL group run last season. He’s not in the Cesc Fabregas mould without the same array of passing skills but at this point we’re looking at an overextended team which will have to fight Udinese for a CL spot in the group stage and then deal with the likes of Liverpool and Utd.