Arsenal keen on signing £17m-rated midfielder

Arsenal keeping tabs with Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson in this summer’s transfer window. Sanson keen on to join the club which plays in Champions League after Marseille lost Europa League final against Atletico Madrid and miss a chance to play in Euro competition.

Arsenal finished the Premier League season in sixth place and Unai Emery replaced Arsene Wenger. Spaniard planning to rebuild the club’s squad. And Sanson’s agent Michael Manuello has said Arsenal interested in his man. Sanson hopes he will join France’s national team, as he been a regular player for the U21 and U19 sides, and has delighted to play in the Premier League.

Sanson, 23, joined Marseille last summer but is already being linked with a move as his performances have paid the attention of a plenty of clubs. The central midfielder was a key player in Marseille’s team over the 2017-18 season, played 50 games as the club finished fourth and reached the Europa League final.

The Gunners are also expected to bring Sokratis Papastathopoulos to the Emirates, while Caglar Soyuncu has become another top target. Emery is also keen on to buy Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri.