Arsenal is set to capture the signature of one of their top transfer target this summer.
The Gunners, who are in need of reinforcements so that they can avoid the disappointments of this season, are said to be prepared to offer a world record bid for the signing of AS Monaco forward, Kylian Mbappe.
The French teenager is one of the most sought-after players in this transfer window despite having only one full season of top level football under his belt. He has attracted the interest of several top European sides including Real Madrid this season but may end up with the Gunners.
Earlier reports claim that PSG has made a world record £123 million bid for the teenager, but Arsene Wenger remains confident Mbappe would choose to come to the Emirates. The Gunners’ boss is prepared to smash the world transfer record to sign Mbappe and is reportedly ready to match and even exceed PSG’s offer.
Arsenal is in need of fresh firepower with the future of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil still unclear. Wenger hopes that making a signing of Mbappe’s calibre with convince both players to sign for the Gunners.