Arsenal are known for signing French talent from Ligue 1. Recent years has seen them sign Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny. Who could be the next Ligue 1 player/players to make their switch to the Emirates Stadium?
Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Lyon forward Clinton N’jie this summer, with the Gunners impressed with the player’s progress so far in the Ligue 1.
Fresh Reports claims rivals Tottenham are very close to completing the transfer of the 21-year-old.
According to reports Tottenham are believed to be lining up an improve offer of £10.5million to sign N’jie who is labeled the next “Samuel Eto’o” is a product of Lyon’s illustrious academy which has produced the likes of Ludovic Giuly, Sidney Govou, Florent Malouda and Karim Benzema.
The highly-rated forward was in action against Arsenal in the Emirates Cup he was in front for Lyon alongside teammate Alexandre Lacazette who is also an Arsenal target, and it seems the Gunners have seen enough to want to land him this summer.