Arsenal in the battle to sign €35m-rated Ligue 1 rising star

Arsenal keen on signing Lyon starlet Houssem Aouar and set to battle with Chelsea and Liverpool for the player. Gunners need a new midfielder to improve the squad as Aaron Ramsey preparing to leave the London club and his replacement is necessary. France international is the perfect option in this situation as he started this season excellently and paid big clubs attention.

Emery ready to pay big money for the footballer during the winter transfer window. Blues and Reds also interested to add him and there will be a real battle for the player. His price could increase and become much more. Aouar spent his current career with the French club and became a top-class footballer over the years. He is one of the best midfielders in Ligue 1 and unchanged figure for the club.

In this campaign, Houssem already played 16 games, scored 5 goals and made 4 assists in all competition. This is a great result and he can do much more with high-class partners. The French midfielder is contracted with the Les Gones until 2023 and his release clause is nearly €35m. Gunners will do everything to add him in January when the transfer window opens again.