The midfielder is currently on loan at Granada but the Gunners boss has revealed the Spaniard could switch to Ibrox in a bid to earn more game time
Arsene Wenger has confirmed Arsenal youngster Jon Toral could join Rangers on loan and believes it would be a good move for the midfielder.
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Toral is on loan at Granada from the Premier League giants but has made just five La Liga appearances so far this season, with the 21-year-old an unused substitute against Real Madrid on Saturday.
And therefore the Spaniard could end up switching over to Ibrox in a bid to earn more game time.
Asked if Toral could be joining Rangers, Wenger said: “We work on it to see if it is possible, yes.”
Toral came through the Barcelona and Arsenal academies and has had loan stints at Brentford and Birmingham City previously.
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Wenger feels a move to Rangers, who are a distant second to Celtic in the Scottish Premiership, would be beneficial for his development.
“Yes, because he has played games there [at Granada] but at the moment he doesn’t play and personally I think it would be a good transition for him,” the Frenchman said.
Arsenal booked their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-1 win over Preston North End on Saturday.