The Arsenal boss was eager to strengthen his midfield choices within the final switch window and the Gunners managed to full a £45m deal to sign Partey from Atletico Madrid.
Arsenal had been additionally concentrating on Houssem Aouar however had been unable to attain an settlement with Lyon for the extremely rated 22-year-old.
Jorginho was additionally linked with a shock transfer to the Emirates Stadium within the closing levels of the switch window instead to Aouar.
But in accordance to The Athletic, Jorginho was not considered a back-up possibility to Aouar and the Italy worldwide was the topic of significant curiosity from Arsenal.
The report claims that Jorginho is ‘greatly admired’ by Arteta and Arsenal’s backroom employees.
However, due to their restricted switch price range in the summertime the Gunners are understood to have wanted an instalment-based cope with Chelsea and an settlement couldn’t be reached.
When requested about his future final month, Jorginho revealed that discussions had taken place over a possible transfer to Arsenal.
‘I believe that every player is open to negotiations,’ the midfielder instructed ESPN Brazil.
‘So I consider there was one thing they talked about. And in the long run it was determined that I stay right here.
‘Now my head is here and we’re going to do an incredible job with Chelsea, which I all the time wanted to do.’
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