Arsenal enter negotiations for AFCON winner, in serious statement of intent: report

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta smiles after winning in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium
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Arsenal are already preparing for the summer transfer window, and reports suggest they've entered into negotiations with an Africa Cup of Nations winner.

While Mikel Arteta and his squad have a Premier League title race to worry about, the Arsenal hierarchy are working in the background to assemble another competitive team for next term.

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Ryan Dabbs
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Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.