Arsenal are reportedly one in all a lot of golf equipment monitoring RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate forward of the summer time switch window.
The 21-year-old has attracted curiosity from a number of golf equipment round Europe together with Chelsea, Manchester United and Actual Madrid.
The Commonplace report that the Gunners are ‘monitoring’ the centre-back within the hope that he turns into out there in the summertime.
Konate has impressed with the Bundesliga facet this season and he may very well be a part of Mikel Arteta’s plans.
Arsenal are already making ready for the summer time switch window because the supervisor seems to be to form his squad.
Arteta mentioned: “We are going to see. We’re planning what’s going to occur in the summertime. It would rely on the place we end, how we end.
“I believe what we needed to in December is unprecedented for a membership of this stature. To do the quantity of transactions that we needed to make it tells you as nicely the place we’re.
“I believe it was very a lot wanted and also you need to enhance, you need to do this.
“It’s the place you will have issues in the home and also you consider you can enhance on it. Externally buying gamers to go to the subsequent degree. Every part is deliberate and let’s see.”
Central defenders may very well be excessive on Arteta’s checklist with David Luiz out of contract in the summertime whereas Shkodran Mustafi and Sokratis had been offloaded in January.
Proper-back Hector Bellerin has additionally been linked with a transfer away from the membership as Arteta seems to be to make his stamp on the squad.
To date, issues haven’t gone to plan this season with the Gunners 10th within the Premier League and eight factors off the highest 4.