Arsenal Transfer News: Maddison update, £30m deal to be announced, Locatelli bid
Arsenal transfer news with the latest on the likes of Maddison, De Paul and Locatelli ahead of an important summer for Mikel Arteta.
Mikel Arteta is a big fan of James Maddison amid talk of managing the midfielder at Arsenal next season.
However, the price could be an issue this summer.
£30m De Paul deal
Arsenal had been interested in signing Rodrigo De Paul.
But according to transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, the Argentine is set to join Atletico Madrid for a fee in the region of €35m (£30m).
Manuel Locatelli bid
Arsenal are ready to make their move for Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli.
Reports in Italy claim the Gunners are prepared to make a bid in the region of €40m (£34m) to land the Italy international who was impressive in their Euro 2020 opener against Turkey last week.
However, there is one issue with that being Locatelli would prefer to join Juventus.