Arsenal May Sign Dembele Before Thursday Transfer Deadline

By  | August 8, 2018

Ousmane Dembele

Arsenal boss Unai Emery is planning a sensational move to bring Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele to North London before the transfer window closes on Thursday.

According to reports in The Daily Express, the France international is considering his options after struggling in La Liga last season.

Catalan newspaper Mundo Deportivo have claimed the fee could be as much as €100 million for the 21-year-old. The rumour has also gathered pace after Dembele was pictured celebrating with Arsenal auartet of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette, Matteo Guendouzi and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. 

Lucas Perez and David Ospina

In other news, Arsenal striker Lucas Perez has undergone a medical at West Ham, while goalkeeper David Ospina will hold talks with Turkish giants Besiktas, Goal understands.

Perez, 29, spent last season on loan at former club Deportivo La Coruna, while Ospina has been pushed down the depth chart after the arrival of Bernd Leno.

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