Wenger himself confirmed he would sign only “top players” in winter, and this has seen the club linked to an avalanche of star players in recent weeks.
Watford striker has admitted to being excited by rumours linking him with a switch to the Emirates, as per Standard Sport.
The striker is currently having a superb season at Watford where he has excelled alongside his partner Odion Ighalo, with the duo scoring 20 of Watford’s goals in England’s top flight football this season.
Arsenal who currently top the premier league log table has reportedly identified the Watford man as the ideal target to bolster their front line and are willing to table as much as £20million for the striker’s services.
Deeney said: “It is very flattering,” he told Talksport. “My son is an Arsenal fan and he read it in the paper the other day with mum.
“It is very flattering,” he told Talksport. “My son is an Arsenal fan and he read it in the paper the other day with mum.
“I don’t think he is happy I am staying with Watford. He thinks it is like FIFA and you can change clubs in the same day.
“From my point of view, and from Iggy’s [Ighalo], people want us and that shows we’ve been doing something right for the past six months. We have got a project to complete though and I think the gaffer has s aid what happens in the summer will happen.”