Arsenal looking to pip Spurs and Liverpool to versatile international star: report

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta. (Image credit: Getty Images)

While Arsenal’s search for a big-name striker is hogging the headlines this summer, Mikel Arteta and company will also look to add depth in other key positions. 

A new forward is seen as the priority as the club look to close the gap on Manchester City, who pipped the Gunners to the Premier League title by two points this season. 

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Joe Mewis

For more than a decade Joe Mewis has worked in football journalism as a reporter and editor, with stints at Mirror Football and LeedsLive among others. He is the author of four football history books that include times on Leeds United and the England national team.