Arsenal 'agree to meet' £50m asking price for midfielder: report

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

Arsenal are reportedly set to reignite their interest in a £50 million midfielder, in a bid to solidify their squad.

The Gunners are lacking in a number of areas at the moment, with their defence looking weaker in recent weeks and goals becoming scarcer. But one of the most pertinent positions to strengthen has been in midfield.

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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.