There is no doubt that Arsenal are one of the clubs that have shown genuine interest in the signature of Lyon midfielder with speculations unending over a possible deal this summer transfer window.
No doubt, the French Ligue 1 outfit are open to a deal for Houssem Aouar but will only sanction it for the right fee after requesting for £54 million before releasing him.
Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta is keen to strengthen his midfield and Houssem Aouar will be a big deal especially now that it is getting more difficult to land Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid.
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When asked if he would feel any bad with an unceremonious exit from the French Ligue 1 outfit as a result of the coronavirus pandemic that affected the league.
He was quick to respond by saying “I haven’t left yet. So I haven’t asked this question”. This gives a big hint in what the situation is with a possible deal with Arsenal.
From his response, the North London outfit are still far from completing a deal for Houssem Aouar but with the transfer window yet to close, there is still a possibility if the Gunners can raise funds from the sale of other players to meet the £54 million asking price.