Agent cools Arsenal rumours for Benfica midfielder Javi Garcia

The agent of Benfica midfielder Javi Garcia has denied claims of contact with Arsenal.

The agent of Benfica midfielder Javi Garcia has denied claims of contact with Arsenal.

Garcia's agent Manuel Garcia Quilon admits he has had no contact from the north London club and expects him to stay at Benfica.

Quilon said: "The only interest from Arsenal in the player is what I have seen in the Portuguese press.

"I can guarantee I have not had any contact with any club about a possible departure from Benfica.

"Javi is happy at the club and he is very happy to stay in Lisbon. He is just thinking about winning the league and playing a big role in the Champions League."

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