They have agreed a deal with St Etienne for William Saliba with the defender being loaned back.
Arsenal are hoping to seal the season-long loan signing of Real Madrid’s Dani Ceballos
Arsenal appear to have fended off interest from fierce north London rivals Tottenham in the pursuit of both midfielder Ceballos and centre back Saliba.
Unai Emery is also desperate to bring in a winger this summer to provide service to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette.
The Gunners have shown heavy interest in Crystal Palace’s £80m-rated winger Wilfried Zaha but the two sides are very far apart in their valuations and Arsenal are now looking at more a viable option in Brazil star Everton.
Meanwhile, Arsenal are expected to soon make a third offer for Tierney after their latest £25m bid, which included ‘too many add-ons’, was rejected by Celtic.
The Gunners are also interested in acquiring the services of Brazil winger Everton Soares