Arsenal set to beat Man United, Tottenham to £35m rated star player
Arsenal have begun talks to swoop in for highly rated Paris Saint-Germain star player Lucas Moura after completing a swap deal for Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
The winger has fallen down the pecking order and has not been at his best at PSG and a recent comment by him as made it known that, at this point, a departure will make sense in this January transfer.
According to Daily Express, Arsenal have locked horns with Tottenham over a deal to sign the PSG winger after being linked with a move to Manchester United, a deal that could be impossible after Man United signed Alexis Sanchez.
At Arsenal, Lucas Moura could be an asset as the Emirate look to strengthen their attack after losing Alexis Sanchez this January transfer window.
Alexis Sanchez has now been confirmed a Manchester United player while Theo Walcot joined Everton last week.
This will be a major boost to Arsenal as Manchester United have just swooped for Alexis Sanchez and could lower their interest to sign the PSG winger.
Yet, the Express confirm Arsenal will face a strong competition from Tottenham, who are looking to strengthening their attack in other to cling the top four spot.