Some Arsenal fans on Twitter believe that Thomas Partey has dropped a major clue about moving to North London.
Partey to Arsenal has been on the cards since way back in March, when The Telegraph claimed that the Gunners were keen on the Ghanaian midfielder.
A swap deal has been mooted in recent months, but Goal.com reported this week that Atletico Madrid want every penny of his £45 million release clause, a claim backed up by Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano.
The Emirates Stadium outfit completed a second season-long loan deal for Dani Ceballos on Friday, turning the emphasis toward Partey ahead of their Premier League opener with Fulham on Saturday.
Mikel Arteta’s side continued their pre-season preparations with a 3-2 defeat by Aston Villa yesterday, with Mesut Ozil sending a post-match message on Twitter and Instagram about it.
And who ‘liked’ the post on Instagram? You guessed it -Partey.
It isn’t iron-clad confirmation that he’s bound for England, but it’s a clear indication that the speculation about him joining is Arsenal is absolutely real.
And here’s how their fans reacted to Partey’s social media gesture on Twitter: