Arsenal have joined Liverpool and Manchester City in the race to sign Lyon child Houssem Aouar in the summer transfer window.
French publication L’Equipe (h/t GFFN) declared the other day that Lyon are expecting deals for Aouar with Manchester City and Juventus having actually signed up ‘concrete interest’ in signing him.
The 21- year-old midfielder is looking more most likely to leave the French club however he is worried about Manchester City possibly being prohibited by UEFA from taking part in the Champions’ League for the next 2 seasons.
According to reports from The Sun, the Gunners have joined the race for his signature. Arsenal and Liverpool are ‘stepping up efforts’ to sign the child.
Liverpool will be looking to strengthen their midfield this summer and have actually allocated Auoar as a capacity option for that role. the Reds have actually been in preliminary talks over a ₤65 m offer.
Lyon have actually confessed that they won’ t be able to hang on to their star players, however Arsenal might have a hard time to sign him as they have a restricted budget in the summer transfer window.
Aouar is an extremely-rated young skill who can play in numerous positions. He can play as a traditional box-to-box main midfielder, as a left-sided midfielder, as a main assaulting midfielder or as a left-winger.
He has actually scored 3 goals and supplied 4 assists in 25 Ligue 1games The French midfielder has actually likewise scored one goal and supplied 3 assists in the Champions League this season.