Arsenal are planning an audacious transfer to signal a brand new chief from one other London membership this summer season.

The Gunners have led the desk for 93 per cent of the season (opens in new tab) – but following the capitulation away at Manchester Metropolis within the week, look set to lose out on the title in spite of everything. Metropolis at the moment are forward of the Gunners within the desk with a sport in hand and should should drop factors in three of their final six fixtures handy Arsenal the league.

Some have blamed the shortage of management and expertise on such a “bottling” – one thing that Mikel Arteta appears set to handle this summer season. 

Arsenal are set to lose out on the title – after main the pack for a lot of the season (Picture credit score: Shaun Botterill/Getty Photographs)

In accordance with The Solar (opens in new tab), Arsenal are chasing Crystal Palace star Marc Guehi to handle the problems of their defence. The Gunners have fallen aside on the again since shedding the massively influential William Saliba to a again harm, conceding extra targets from set items. In bringing the 22-year-old Eagle north of the river, the Gunners may effectively handle their issues – whereas evoking reminiscences of one other notable switch.