Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is planning a major title push this season and the boss is aware of the need to bring in only the best to achieve his target.
According to reports making the rounds, Arsene Wenger is reportedly readying a bid for Genoa defender Armando Izzi, but could face competition from Benfica
The 23-year-old has impressed in Serie A this term, and the Gunners have had scouts watch him, according to Tuttomercatoweb.
Benfica could are ready to provide competition for his signature, and it is believed the Gunners will have to table £3million for his signature.
However, his current contract doesn’t expire until 2019.