ARSENAL have reportedly reignited their interest in Lautaro Martinez as they look to prise the striker away from Inter Milan.
Mikel Arteta’s side were linked with a move to bring the 24-year-old to the Emirates last year, with the Gunners prepared to offer him a £275,000-a-week deal.
But they were dealt a blow after the Argentina international committed his long-term future by extending his stay at the San Siro until 2026.
It was then claimed in March how the North London outfit made contact with the player’s agent over possible summer switch.
そして今 タイムズ state that Arsenal’s interest in Martinez has been renewed after being boosted by their chances of qualifying for the Champions League.
アーセナル are fourth in the Premier League table with four matches left to play as they sit two points above rivals Tottenham, who they travel to next week.
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The news outlet has declared that Arteta is planning to bring in two centre-forwards in the upcoming transfer window.
It has been said that Manchester City ace Gabriel Jesus, who is tied down at the Etihad until 2023, is a key target.
イエス’ move to join Arsenal is already claimed to be “done and dusted” with personal terms already agreed.
The Times have also named Everton marksman Dominic Calvert-Lewin as another alternative for Arteta.
マルチネス, who has also been linked with Manchester United, is reported to be available for between £60million-£70m.
Should he depart Inter, he would only be prepared to move to another club that will be playing Champions League football.
His aggressive style, as well as his pace, versatility and eye for goal ticks all the boxes for the type of striker アルテタ is keen to recruit.
に 45 games in all competitions this season, Martinez has chipped in with 21 goals and three assists.