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According to reports making the round suggest Arsenal have identified Malaga’s Pablo Fornals as a potential long-term successor to Santi Cazorla ahead of a likely summer bid.
The 21-year-old midfielder has impressed in La Liga this term and was given a full Spain cap in May last year.
He has scored four goals and provided two assists in 18 La Liga games his impressive performance has brought him to the attention of many and now Marca report Arsenal have been watching him for ‘months’.
Fornals, has a contract until 2019, his release clause is said to sit somewhere around €10m-€12m which is a price Wenger loves.
Arsenal are currently light at the midfield and he has identified the need to bolster his midfield which has been rocked with series of continued injury problems with Santi Cazorla and Aaron Ramsey, and uncertainty over Jack Wilshere’s future.