Arsenal Plot Move For Lyon Midfielder Houssem Aouar
Arsenal are looking into the possibility of signing Houssem Aouar from Lyon which is the same team they got Alexander Lacazette, MySportDab reports.
The player was instrumental to Lyon reaching the semis of the Uefa Champions League which saw them dumped out 3-0 by Bayern.
Mikel Arteta who is on the process of rebuilding Arsenal is now weighing into the option of striking a deal for Houssem Aouar.
Although they might face the problem of financing the move which has also made them still not be able to complete the Partey deal.
The Gunners recently announced the signing of ex Chelsea striker Willian who joined on a three year deal.
They are now looking like bringing the Lyon star to the Emirates Stadium for next season if a deal is reached.
Arsenal have expressed interest in luring Houssem Aouar away from Lyon, according to reports from L’Equipe.
The highly-rated midfielder continues to see his stock rise and will need a move this summer to a much bigger team.
Only the will he be able to take in more European football during the 2020/2021 campaign.
The Gunners are also considering shipping out nine of their players which include Hector Bellerin to fund a move.