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According to reports in Italy, Corriere dello Sport are reporting Arsenal and Napoli currently battling it out for Argentine striker Mauro Icardi this summer.
Icardi’s agent has held talks with Arsenal fueling speculations a deal could be announced before our game against Liverpool.
However, reports claims Napoli are interested in signing Icardi and have offered Inter a €70m offer which they turned down recently.
Wenger is currently in search of a proven striker to fill in for injured Danny Welbeck who has been ruled out due to a keen problem for nine months.
The report further states Inter are monitoring Paris Saint-Germain’s Edinson Cavani as a possible replacement for Icardi should he completing a move away this summer.
The 23-year-old Argentinean international joined Inter Milan from Sampdoria in 2013 and has found the back of the net 52times and grabbed 15 assists in his 105 appearances for the Italian giants.
There is no doubt he has the quality to play upfront and act as an option for Olivier Giroud.
According to Gazzetta World, Icardi’s agent, Wanda Nara, is expected to fly into England for talks with the Gunners again, as she believes her husband can get more in terms of wage and regular first team action.