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Borussia Dortmund have rejected Arsenal’s bid for Ousmane Dembele, slapping a whopping £90 million fee on the Frenchman, according to reports.
The French youngster has been regarded as one of the best youngsters in Europe following his impressive displays with Bundesliga outfit last season, sparking transfer speculation among several clubs.
The likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United have been touted to make moves for Dembele while Paris Saint Germain have also had a bid rejected by Dortmund before they moved for Neymar instead.
Borussia Dortmund have repeatedly insisted that the 20-year-old is not for sale despite serious interest from top clubs in Europe.
However, Mundo Deportivo claimed that Arsenal have also launched a bid to sign Dembele but were pushed back by the German side that are believed to be holding out for a fee around £90 million before allowing the player move this summer.
Real Madrid are also said to be keen on competing for the French youngster as they eye a move for his compatriot, Kylian Mbappe.
Arsenal are wary about losing Alexis Sanchez and could be preparing for life without the Chilean attacker following reports that the 28-year-old wants to leave the club in favour of a move to Manchester City.