Arsenal are in talks with Actual Madrid over re-signing attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard on a everlasting deal.
Stories in Spain point out Odegaard won’t be a part of the Actual squad for his or her opening recreation of the La Liga season at Alaves on Saturday.
Odegaard, 22, spent the second half of final season on mortgage at Arsenal, making 14 appearances below Mikel Arteta.
It’s thought the Norway worldwide, whose contract on the Bernabeu runs till 2023, would value within the area of £35-40m.
Arsenal have additionally proven an curiosity in James Maddison however Leicester don’t need to promote the England worldwide.
The Gunners have to this point signed Ben White, Albert Sambi Lokonga and Nuno Tavares this summer season.
Talks have additionally been held over signing Tammy Abraham and Aaron Ramsdale from Chelsea and Sheffield United respectively forward of the switch window closing on August 31.
Talking forward of Friday’s Premier League season opener in opposition to Brentford, reside on Sky Sports activities, Arteta mentioned: “Something is feasible and there are nonetheless a number of issues to be achieved and a number of golf equipment concerned.
“You’ll be able to see that the ball begins to roll at a unique velocity within the final week or so. It has been a extremely troublesome switch window and possibly a number of issues will occur within the final week or so.
“It is how offers develop and typically one thing that isn’t doable to do on the twelfth of August is feasible to do on the final day. Whether or not you’re completely satisfied bringing the participant in or not I believe is extra necessary.”
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