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Arsene Wenger is interested in signing Juventus striker Alvaro Morata and has already made contact with the player’s agent, according to reports.
The Gunners have been linked with a number of top strikers ahead of next seson as Wenger prepares to improve the squad.
The names of world class strikers like Ibrahimovic, Aubameyang, Cavani and Higuain have been linked with a move to the Emirates but the latest reports coming out of Italy have linked Arsenal with a move for Spanish sensation Morata.
According to OK Dario via the Metro, Morata is prepared to listen to Arsenal as he wants regular first team football.
The striker has been linked with a move back to the Bernabeu but it is claimed he is mulling over a move back to Madrid as he is not prepared to play back to up to anyone.
Arsenal are now prepared to take advantage of the striker’s situation and Wenger has reportedly informed the players camp that he is prepared to offer as much as £50m for the striker’s services.
Morata who currently holds the record of being the first player to score in four consecutive champions league games has scored eight goals in all competition for Juventus this season.