first_imgNick Pope is on Arsenal’s radar (Getty Images)Arsenal are planning to sign Burnley goalkeeper, Nick Pope, according to reports.The Gunners are in the market to replace Petr Cech, who has already announced that he will retire at the end of the season.After impressing in Tom Heaton’s absence last season, Pope has struggled to secure playing time this term and has made just three appearances so far.Sean Dyche has already confirmed that one of his three goalkeepers – Heaton, Pope or Joe Hart – is likely to leave Turf Moor at the end of the season.ADVERTISEMENT Advertisement Arsenal target £10m deal for Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope Advertisement Comment Metro Sport ReporterSunday 17 Feb 2019 2:52 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Pope has made just three appearances this season (AFP/Getty)More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAnd according to The Sun, Burnley would accept a bid of around £10 million for Pope, with Arsenal ready to make a move.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe Gunners signed Bernd Leno in an initial £19.2m deal last summer.But once Cech departs, Unai Emery will need a strong back-up to compete with Leno.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenallast_img

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