Reports have come out and claimed Arsenal are in a battle to land Morgan Schneiderlin’s signature this summer, according to the Metro website.
Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has identified the Frenchman as an ideal candidate for the holding midfielder role in the side
Wenger has detailed scouts to monitor the French player, who is a candidate to represent England after completing five years of residency.
Schneiderlin has been outstanding for Saints in the two seasons since they returned to the Premier League and Wenger is believed to see him as the sort of holding midfield player the Gunners need
And he was quoted by French media last month as saying: ‘Arsenal? I have a three-year contract, so it will not be easy. It’s my dream to one day play at a great club though – so why not?