Arsenal are preparing to step up their pursuit of Guingamp attacker Marcus Thuram, son of Lilian, although will face vital competition from Borussia Dortmund for his signature.
Though Guingamp have struggled this season, at present mendacity in 18th place in Ligue 1 and 7 factors adrift of security, Thuram has been a uncommon brilliant spark for the aspect.
He has already been scouted by a bunch of European giants, with the likes of Tottenham and Manchester United sending scouts to look at his performances.
Unai Emery stays an avid follower of French soccer, having spent two seasons accountable for PSG, and has given his backing to the pursuit.
Arsenal are ‘laying the groundwork’ for a summer move, although concern Dortmund will pose the most important competition when the window reopens, having signed a bunch of stars from France reminiscent of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Ousmane Dembele.
Thuram is creating right into a high-quality left winger, additionally able to taking part in throughout the frontline, and has seven league objectives this season.
With Guingamp struggling – and doubtlessly even getting relegated – he could be out there for a comparatively inexpensive value.
Arsenal won’t make any move till the tip of the season, although, with their funds and switch targets depending on the place they end within the league, and Thuram is prone to be focused in the event that they fail to qualify for the Champions League.