Arsenal schedule talks over €65m striker as they look to pip rivals: report

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal’s desire to sign a new striker in the summer has been well-documented in recent weeks. 

The club have just two recognised out-and-out centre forwards on the books in Gabriel Jesus and Eddie Nketiah, but the pair accounted for just nine of the Gunners’ 89 Premier League goals this season and have both been linked with moves away from the Emirates. 

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

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 tomes on Leeds United and the England national team.