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‘Issues can occur’ – Alexander Isak responds to Arsenal switch hyperlinks


Newcastle United striker Alexander Isak insists he has not but given any thought to rumours of curiosity from Arsenal.

The Magpies have been tipped to promote a lot of their high stars this summer time to keep away from falling foul of the Premier League’s monetary laws, with Isak and midfielder Bruno Guimaraes each closely linked with strikes to a lot of European giants.

A whole lot of latest rumours surrounding Isak concern a possible transfer to Arsenal, who’re able to spend huge on a striker this summer time.

Requested in regards to the hypothesis, Isak insisted his focus stays on Newcastle however admitted he couldn’t predict what the summer time switch window may maintain.

“It would not have an effect on me that a lot,” he advised Espressen. “It has been talked about many instances, in lots of home windows. I see it as simply [speculation].

“Everybody is aware of that summer time is coming and if issues present up, issues can occur, however I truly have not even considered it.”

Alexander Isak

Isak is eager to keep away from the hypothesis / Mike Hewitt/GettyImages

One factor Isak may concretely rule out this summer time is surgical procedure on a groin harm. Stories in England instructed the 24-year-old wanted to go below the knife on the finish of the season, however Isak has put these rumours to mattress.

“It was a wierd hearsay, truly,” he mentioned. “I do not keep in mind who it got here from, however there was no particular person reliable sufficient to say such a factor. So, that is not true.

“[The season] has been laborious, exactly as a result of it has been troublesome to get right into a movement. Or when you will have simply finished it, you will have had a setback. It is virtually slightly nicer to know that you just’d be gone for an extended time than to have these little bumps.

“Then our scenario within the staff hasn’t helped both, the supply of gamers. In some unspecified time in the future I’ve come again from an harm and needed to play three video games in a single week. It isn’t optimum both. On the similar time, we now have had essential matches and an essential season.”