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Yves Bissouma submit transfer request to Brighton aimd interest from Arsenal, Liverpool and Everton
Brighton midfielder Yves Bissouma has reportedly asked to leave the club this summer, amid rising interest from a host of Premier League giants.
The 24-year-old has been in excellent form for Graham Potter’s side this season, scoring twice in 36 appearances across all competitions.
His sublime season at the AMEX attracted interest from a number of clubs, including Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City.
And according to The Times, Bissouma has asked Brighton, who are believed to value the Mali international in the region of £30m, to let him leave in the upcoming market.
The report claims that Marseille are also keeping a close eye on developments as they consider making an attempt to bring him back to French football.
Meanwhile, reports by Daily Star claim last week that Mikel Arteta’s side are close to winning the race for Bissouma’s signature, with club boss interested in services of Mali box-to-box midfielder.
Mikel Arteta is eager to strengthen his midfield options after miserable form in Premier League this season, in which saw them sitting ninth position on the league standings.
And reports by Daily Star explain in details that Mikel Arteta is a huge admires of Bissouma and Gunners chief have already made a move ahead of summer transfer window.
Arsenal plotting summer move for Eduardo Camavinga
Arsenal are reportedly positioned themselves in the race to sign Rennes starlet Eduardo Camavinga during the summer transfer window.
The 18-year-old central midfielder, who has establishing himself as one of the most exciting prospect in world football, scoring once and claiming three assists across all competitions this season.
His impressive form has previously seen him linked with big names like Manchester United and Chelsea ahead of the summer, as per AS, and it now seems Arsenal are desperate to land him as well.
According to Le10 Sport, Mikel Arteta’s side have already begun to work hard behind the scenes to try and sign Camavinga, who is likely to cost around 43million.
Camavinga has a contract with Rennes until June 2022. As a result, this summer could be the last chance for the French outfit to get a sizeable sum for his services.
Olympique Marseille interested in Arsenal midfielder Guendouzi
Olympique Marseille are expressed interest in signing Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi in upcoming summer transfer window, according to report in France.
The France U21 captain is on-loan at Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin, though his season is over after suffering a metatarsal injury last week.
Despite several impressive performances in several occasions for Bundesliga giant this season, his return to Emirates next season remains doubt as Mikel Arteta’s side interest in sell the France star alongside some of their academy graduate.
Meanwhile, Hertha management aren’t interest in signing the Frenchman in summer transfer window, as a result Olympique Marseille have positioned themselves in bids to land him, reports by L’Equipe via Le 10 Sport.
Arsenal ‘set to offload five players this summer’
Hector Bellerin has been amongst five Arsenal players that will being offloaded this summer as Mikel Arteta plans a major summer overhaul, according to a report.
After crashing out of the Uefa Europa League in dismal fashion to Villarreal in the semi-finals, the Gunners’ 25-year stint in European football is expected to come to an end in the 2021-22 season.
Despite the ever-growing pressure mounting on Arteta’s shoulders, owner Stan Kroenke is supposedly willing to back the Spaniard and help with the Gunners’ transfer business this summer.
According to The Telegraph, a quintet of Arsenal players could be axed as Arteta plans to reshuffle his ranks, with Calum Chambers, Hector Bellerin, Alexandre Lacazette, David Luiz and Eddie Nketiah all on the chopping block.
Luiz is expected to back to Benfica, Lacazette want by Atletico Madrid and Monaco while Hector Bellerin is likely to join either Barcelona or Paris Saint-Germain.
Eddie Nketiah has been heavily linked with a move to West Ham while Calum Chambers is likely to remain in England as Crystal Palace said to be interested in services of Englishman.