Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is planning a major title push next season and the boss is aware of the need to bring in only the best in the summer to achieve his target.
A Cup Winners Arsenal have reportedly moved ahead of Liverpool and Madrid in the race of Bundesliga Striker Marco Reus.
According to reports, Arsenal are said to be sitting in pole position ahead of Liverpool and Madrid to the signature of Reus
SportBild claim Arsenal have made a £48million offer to beat Liverpool, who have previously made contact with Borussia Dortmund over the transfer of the highly gifted forward this summer.
SportBild also say the Gunners are keen on bringing the 26-year-old star to the Premier League despite been linked to an avalanche of star strikers.
Reus has been a long time target for Arsene Wenger, with reports claiming the French boss failed in several attempts to secure the player services in previous terms.