Mikel Arteta is set so as to add a top quality central midfielder to his squad forward of the 2020/21 marketing campaign and Soler has lengthy been on his radar as a participant with huge potential.
The 23-year-old Spaniard, who has beforehand been linked with Manchester United, had a powerful begin to the season in La Liga and is valued at round £30million by Valencia.
According to Sky Sports, Arteta is ready to scour the Spanish market for expertise over the comings months and can make use of his in depth contacts again residence to help Arsenal’s recruitment drive which has been closely criticised in current seasons.
Though Soler put pen to paper on a brand new four-year contract simply three months in the past, Valencia are open to promoting their prime gamers as they try to boost £36m to steadiness their books this summer time.
The Gunners are additionally prioritising a move for a central defender along with younger Saint-Etienne centre-back William Saliba who will arrive on the Emirates on the finish of the season.
Leipzig’s Dayot Upamecano and Frankfurt’s Evan N’Dicka are each firmly on Arteta’s radar and stories in Italy recommend Arsenal have tabled a suggestion for Manchester United and England centre-half Chris Smalling.
Smalling has impressed on mortgage at Roma this time period which has additionally alerted the likes of Tottenham, Leicester and Everton.
Metro.co.uk understands that United have slapped a £25million price ticket on the 30-year-old England worldwide.
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