Arsenal report: Ollie Watkins set for move, claiming 'it's the dream to play for Arsenal'

Arsenal target Ollie Watkins of Aston Villa celebrates after the team's victory in the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Newcastle United at Villa Park on April 15, 2023 in Birmingham, England.
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Arsenal are monitoring Ollie Watkins' situation at Aston Villa and could make a huge move for him this summer.

The England international has netted 11 times in his last 12 games, helping to take the Villans from 16th in the Premier League to sixth under Unai Emery. No one has scored more in the league since the World Cup apart from Erling Haaland, as the Midlanders target European football next term.

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.