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According to Le Progres, is reporting Arsenal are closing in on Alexandre Lacazette and a deal could be announced soon as the Gunners are planning a £40millon deal for the 25-year-old.
However, Lyon has dismissed claims a deal could happen soon on their official Twitter account claiming they rejected Arsenal deal worth £29million.
Wenger confirmed this during a press conference ahead of his side’s clash against MLS All-Stars in the United States of America.
“Lyon are comfortable with their own statements,” said the Frenchman.
“I think in situations like this it is always best to keep things as secret as possible.