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According to reports in France, Arsenal are about to be handed a massive blow in signing Kylian Mbappe as Monaco are ready to offer him a 900 percent raise in his weekly wages.
Le Journal du Dimanche, claims the 18-year-old’s wages are set to jump from £15,7500 a week to a staggering £140,000.
Mbappe has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal while Premier League clubs Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea are also in the race for his signature.
It was widely reported Arsenal had a £87million bid rejected by Monaco for the youngster who bagged an impressive 26 times in just 44 games for Monaco, to fire them to the Ligue 1 title.
Per the report, claims Arsene Wenger spoke on the phone with Mbappe to try and persuade him to move to the Emirates while also offering him career advice.
Mbappe has publicly revealed he would love to join Arsenal as he would love to work under the management of Wenger.