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Before joining Arsenal, Matt Turner will have a medical.

As Arsenal prepares to report Matt Turner's appearance from the New England Revolution, he will practice today.

Before joining Arsenal, Matt Turner will have a medical.

As Arsenal prepares to report Matt Turner’s appearance from the New England Revolution, he will practice today.

As Arsenal prepare to announce Matt Turner’s appearance from the New England Revolution this week, the goalkeeper will practice today.

After it became apparent that Bernd Leno saw his future outside of the Emirates Stadium after losing his most memorable group slot to Aaron Ramsdale previous season, Mikel Arteta was searching for a new goalkeeper.

When news emerged that Arsenal was in talks with MLS team New England Revolution about a deal for the 27-year-old plug, Turner emerged as an unexpected target during the January transfer window.

Then, in February, the New England Revolution said that an agreement had been reached to sell Turner to Arsenal in the summer of 2022. Gunners will pay £5 million upfront along with an additional £2.5 million in intangibles, totaling £7.5 million for the agreement.

After becoming a benched substitute during the New England Revolutions’ victory over Minnesota on Sunday night, Turner was due to travel to London this week to finalize his move.

Turner will complete his clinical today (Wednesday), according to Express columnist Ryan Taylor, so it appears the goalkeeper has arrived in the nation’s capital. Then, before the week is over, Arsenal is anticipated to report the transaction.

Goalkeeper Matt Turner of the New England Revolution will undergo testing on Wednesday. On July 1st, he formally joins, and that [move] should be approved later that week.

Turner will continue to study at Ramsdale for the upcoming season, and his presence will prepare Leno to maintain a distance from the Gunners given that the 30-year-old will be returning to Germany.

Following a string of outstanding performances, Turner was selected as the MLS Goalie of the Year in 2021. Turner has recently been very likely the finest goalkeeper in the MLS. The US public group also uses the 6ft 3in plug regularly.

On Tuesday, Arsenal announced the signing of offensive midfielder Fabio Vieira, and it appears they’ll be announcing another new signing soon with Turner anticipated to be unveiled over the coming days.

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