Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Arsenal as doubt continues to cloud the futures of the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez
GRIMANDI AT MONACO-MAN CITY
Arsenal scout Gilles Grimandi attended Monaco’s Champions League match against Manchester City, according to the Metro.
The Gunners have a long-standing interest in Kylian Mbappe and their France-based scout was on hand to watch him again as he scored in a 3-1 victory.
LEJEUNE ON THE RADAR
Eibar defender Florian Lejeune is on Arsenal’s radar ahead of the summer transfer window, according to Marca.
The Frenchman has been a key player for the Basque minnows, who are currently eighth in La Liga despite their limited budget. Lejeune is said to have a €10 million release clause.
CITY CLOSING ON GHOULAM
Manchester City are looking to tie up a deal for Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam before the summer transfer window opens, reports Tuttomercatoweb.
Arsenal have also been closely monitoring the Algeria international, but City are closing on an £11.3 million deal.
ARSENAL EYEING GUEYE
Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye has been identified as a top summer transfer target for Arsenal, according to The Sun.
The Gunners remain in the market for someone to fill the holding role at the Emirates and consider the Senegal international to be a useful option with Premier League experience.