The Gunners are close to securing their first major signing of the summer, with Ben White expected to move from Brighton in the near future.
The north London club saw an initial £40million offer turned down by the Seagulls, but look set to complete a £50m deal, football.london understands.
As well as the England defender, Mikel Arteta is looking to bolster his options elsewhere, as well as offloading some members of the squad in order to fund new recruitments.
Sead Kolasinac, Joe Willock, Granit Xhaka, Matteo Guendouzi and plenty more are being linked with a departure from the Emirates Stadium.
We are expecting yet another busy day of Arsenal-related transfer news, as well as general updates regarding the club.
Make sure you stay with us throughout the day for the very latest updates relating to the Gunners.
Villa consider second bid for Smith Rowe
According to the Express and Star, Aston Villa are ‘weighing up a second bid’ for Emile Smith Rowe.
football.london revealed recently that Arsenal turned down an opening offer of £25million for the Hale End academy graduate.
However, Villa have not been put off by this, according to the report, and are now lining up an improved bid for Smith Rowe, who has two years remaining on his deal with the Gunners.
According to journalist Charles Watts, Arsenal youngster Daniel Oyegoke is set to sign for Brentford.
Oyegoke recently turned down the Gunners’ offer of a professional contract with the club and now looks set to move to the newly-promoted Bees.
Hector Bellerin bid
Hector Bellerin is attracting interest from teams in Spain and Italy as he looks to resolve his future over the next few weeks, football.london understands.
The Arsenal defender wants to leave the club this summer and his representative is currently speaking with a number of teams in Europe, including Atletico Madrid, Villarreal and Inter Milan.
Bellerin, who has two years remaining on his current contract, is keen on leaving north London after spending over a decade at the club, but Arsenal want to receive at least €20m for his services.
Arsenal interested in Sanches
Arsenal have asked Lille to be kept informed of Renato Sanches’ situation at the club, according to 90Min.
The Portugal midfielder, who has started one out of his country’s three matches at Euro 2020 so far, helped win the Ligue 1 title with the French club last season.
Now, the Gunners reportedly have an eye on Sanches and could make a move for him this summer.