Ousmane Dembele has long been on the radar of Unai Emery, and the club is set to push for the deal on transfer deadline.
The stories linking Ousmane Dembele with Arsenal have headlined the transfer market ever since it inception. Dembele has also been actively involved with Arsenal players on social media ever since the World Cup finished in July. Recently, the Frenchman was also snapped celebrating with Arsenal stars like Aubameyang, Lacazette and Mkhitaryan.
The reports now claim that Arsenal have made a staggering €100m offer for Ousmane Dembele. Arsenal’s highly trusted source, Kike Marin, reported the news a few minutes ago.
— Kike Marin** (@Kike_Marin_) August 9, 2018
The British outlets had earlier reported that Unai Emery is interested in the French forward. However, Arsenal were piped to sign Dembele on a season-long loan.
Ousmane Dembele has had a struggling start to his Barca career, as the French player was sidelined due to injury and lack of consistency throughout the season.
The French winger, however, cut-short his vacation to join the Barca training last week.
Arsenal, meanwhile, have already completed five summer signings so far, which include two midfielders, two defenders, and a new goalkeeper in Bernd Leno. Jack Wilshere and Santi Cazorla have left the club, while Per Mertesacker announced his retirement at the end of the last season.
The transfer window will end on 5 PM according to British Standard Time.