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The BBC reports Arsenal are on the verge of Announcing a deal for Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez this week.
The Algerian international has been linked with a move to Arsenal and was close to signing a deal with the North London club but opted to remain at the King Power Stadium last summer.
It’s believed Mahrez is available for 50 million pounds and a deal would be finalised this week.
Spanish paper Sport have also speculated Mahrez could be about to join Arsenal signing a four-year deal.
The Algerian released a statement shortly after the end of last season to confirm that he will be leaving the King Power Stadium this summer and he’s attracted interest from home and abroad.
The 26-year-old had favoured a move to La Liga giants Barcelona but the Catalans are focusing their attention on signing Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti.