sport news missed chance to sign Arsenal starlet Gabriel Martinelli

'They didn’t make an offer!' missed chance to sign Arsenal starlet Gabriel Martinelli despite having him on trial every year for FOUR years Gabriel Martinelli regularly attended trials at over four years Forward's trials were part of a deal with parent club Ituano in But the Red Devils never made an offer to snap up the Brazilian starlet Barcelona also missed the chance to sign Martinelli following a two-week trial  Martinelli instead went on to join Arsenal for £6million last summer 

By Dan Ripley for MailOnline

Published: 10:05 GMT, 2 March 2020 | Updated: 10:37 GMT, 2 March 2020

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Gabriel Martinelli has revealed that turned down the chance to sign him, despite being on trial at Old Trafford for four years.

The Brazilian striker has been one of the few revelations in a poor Arsenal season after arriving relatively unknown from Italian side Ituano in the summer for just £6million.

Since then the 18-year-old has netted 10 goals in 25 games and looks set to play a big part in the future at the Emirates Stadium.

Gabriel Martinelli has been one of the breakout stars of the season at Arsenal

Gabriel Martinelli has been one of the breakout stars of the season at Arsenal

Yet Martinelli could so easily have ended up at Old Trafford, having regularly been on trial at

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