Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 4 Aug 2020 9:10 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link8.1kShares Advertisement Willian to join Arsenal after rejecting late offers from Chelsea and Manchester United Willian is set to join Arsenal from Chelsea in the coming days (Getty Images)Arsenal are set to announce the signing of Willian in the coming days after he rejected Chelsea’s new contract offer, according to reports in Brazil.The 31-year-old is a free agent this summer and has turned down Chelsea’s offer of a new two-year deal as he is requesting terms which run for the next three seasons.According to ESPN Brasil, Arsenal are now hoping to confirm the signing of Willian ‘in the coming days’ after he rejected Chelsea’s last-ditch offer.The report also claims that Manchester United and Manchester City made a late approach to Willian’s representatives, but the Brazil international has decided to join Arsenal because they are willing to offer a three-year contract.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTAfter missing Chelsea’s FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal at the weekend due to an Achilles injury, Willian was aiming to be fit for his side’s Champions League clash against Bayern Munich this Saturday.But ESPN Brasil reports that the winger will not feature for Frank Lampard’s side as he looks to secure his departure from Stamford Bridge. View 3 comments Frank Lampard has been keen to keep Willian at Chelsea (AFP via Getty Images)Meanwhile, The Athletic report on The Ornstein & Chapman Podcast that Arsenal’s offer is not financially better than the one he has received from Inter Miami but Willian is keen to join the Gunners because of Mikel Arteta and Edu, the club’s technical director.It’s claimed that Arteta has been leading Arsenal’s push to sign Willian as he is keen for the Brazil international to add experience to his squad.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errorsMeanwhile, Lampard wanted Chelsea to keep Willian at Stamford Bridge following his excellent season.‘He’s been a great servant for Chelsea and he’s been brilliant for me this season with his input and work ethic but if he decides to move on then we obviously will move on as well,’ Lampard said after Chelsea defeat to Arsenal at Wembley on Saturday.‘I know the situation from the club’s end so it’s his choice and I respect that.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Advertisement
11 Jarema Drive, Mudgeeraba sold for $3.7 million.A HUGE Gold Coast mansion sold under the hammer this week for $3.7 million, setting a new sale record in its luxury estate.The resort-style tropical hideaway at 11 Jarema Drive, Mudgeeraba, which featured on the cover of the Gold Coast Bulletin real estate magazine earlier this month, was snapped up by a local family.The midweek auction attracted five registered bidders — four local and one Chinese — and plenty of bids before the hammer fell. 11 Jarema Drive, Mudgeeraba is a sight to behold from the air.Ms Walsh holds the top three sales in prestige Jabiru Estate.An “eco-mansion” is the second highest sale in the estate, selling for $3.425 in August, 2017.The unusual property at 7 Sunnymeade Place features 130 solar panels — about six times an ordinary house — and generates enough electricity to power the property 24/7. 7 Sunnymeade Place, Mudgeeraba.A cinema, gym, pool, sauna steam room and separate children’s wing are among the houses’s features while a C-bus automation system controls the lighting and soundA nearby Hamptons mansion rounds out the top three sales in the estate.It changed hands in April, 2017 for $3.4 million. 11 Jarema Drive Mudgeeraba- what a pool! 11 Jarema Drive, Mudgeeraba- plenty of room to entertain.Katrina Walsh of Harcourts Coastal marketed the property, in the exclusive gated Jabiru Estate, and said she held 123 inspections.“That’s well above the norm for a gated estate,” she said.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa19 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“The buyers were impressed with the build quality and its position next to prominent Somerset College that their children will be attending.” Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 3:29Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -3:29 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenPrestige properties on the market03:29 The vendors were John and Caroline Carrett who develop resorts for a living.The initial house brief was simple: “I promised the kids Utopia many years ago and I had to deliver on it,” Mr Carrett told the Bulletin when the house hit the market.“Our background is in motel resort development so we just wanted to build something along those lines.” 10 Sunnymeade Place, Mudgeeraba sold for $3.4 million.The home at nearby 10 Sunnymeade Place features plenty of Hamptons features including Handcrafted french doors, wallpaper imported from London custom lighting imported from the region in America.