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The Express reports Thomas Lemar has reportedly told Arsenal he wants to complete a move to the North London club this summer.
The Gunners have already had bids of £30 million and £40m rejected for the France international but are expected to make a third offer in the coming days.
Monaco have since snubbed an improved offer of £40m from the Gunners and they are in line to make a third bid for the former Caen man.
But his father Edwige apparently wants him to stay at the principality club and sign a contract extension in order to boost his chances of being in the France squad for the 2018 World Cup.
The report adds club president Vadim Vasilyev never had any intention of letting Lemar leave and will not change his mind.
With reports suggesting Arsenal have already preparing a third bid in the rejoin of £45m to seal deal with Lemar having agreed personal terms with Arsenal.