Manchester United are set to beat Arsenal to the signature of Spanish striker Alvaro Morata, according to reports.
Wenger is reportedly interested in the striker and it has been reported that the French man sees the 23-year-old as his priority target this summer following the severe injury suffered by Danny Welbeck.
But Wenger is set to be disappointed as Premier League rivals Manchester United are now very keen on Mora
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According to Italian publication Tuttosport via the Metro, Manchester United are prepared to pay as much as for the striker.
Real Madrid are expected to exercise their £23.6m buy back clause in the player’s contract at Juventus this summer and Manchester United are prepared to swoop immediately the Spanish club activates that clause.
The report also claims Juventus are not giving up on keeping the striker beyond the current campaign and are prepared to offer Madrid as much as £8m in order to prevent the Spanish club from activating the buy back clause. It is also understood that Arsene Wenger is very interested in the striker and will do anything possible within his powers to sign the striker.
Morata who has enjoyed two wonderful seasons at Juventus scoring 26 goals in all competitions since moving to Turin two years ago is open to the idea of moving to the Premier League.