Real Sociedad eager to close deal for Arsenal's Vela as rivals circle

Real Sociedad are pushing to close a deal for Arsenal striker Carlos Vela.

Real Sociedad are pushing to close a deal for Arsenal striker Carlos Vela.

The Daily Mail says Real Sociedad will step up their efforts to sign Vela over the next week ahead of competition from rival Spanish clubs.

Vela, 23, has impressed during his loan spell at the Basque club and Sociedad president Jokin Aperribay will visit England for talks with Arsenal over a potential £3.5million deal.

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