Arsenal in advanced talks with Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech and preparing to make an offer in July when the transfer window opens again. London club have problems in the attack as Aaron Ramsey joined Juventus, Danny Welbeck wants to change the working place, Mesut Ozil is in terrible form, and they need replacement.
Morocco international is the best option in this situation as he had a fantastic campaign and proved his worth one more time. Unai ready to spend considerable money on the playmaker during the summer transfer window. Liverpool, Chelsea, Man United and Bayern Munich are also keen to sign him, and there will be a contest for the forward.
Ziyech joined the Dutch club from Twente in 2015 with the €11m deal. He became a key figure for the club and scored many incredible goals since joining. In this season, Hakim played 50 games, scored 21 goals and made 24 assists in all tournament. It is an impressive result, and he can improve his consequences with top-class partners.
The 26-year-old winger has contracted with the Jews until 2021, and his release clause is nearly €40m. He is a regular member of the national team and also played in the 2018 Mundial which is already a significant achievement for the footballer. Probably Moroccan superstar will accept the correct offer from the Spanish coach.
He also helped Ajax to reach the Champions League semi-final, but after losing 2-3 with Tottenham, they kicked out from the competition. Gunners heavily linked with Lille forward Nicolas Pepe, Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser, PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot and Cagliari starlet Nicolo Barella.