Former Arsenal striker set for shock MLS move

first_imgFormer Arsenal forward Carlos Vela is on the verge of joining MLS side Colorado Rapids.The Mexican scored 11 goals in 62 appearances for the Gunners before joining Real Sociedad in 2012.Vela netted 10 goals for the La Liga club under David Moyes last season but the 26-year-old has struggled to find the target this term.And former Valencia forward Claudio Lopez, who is now sporting director at the Rapids, has confirmed talks are underway to take Vela to Colorado.“We’re already negotiating with Real Sociedad and the player,” Lopez told AS. Carlos Vela 1last_img