Arsenal are eyeing a transfer for Chelsea star Raheem Sterling this summer time to bolster their assault.

Gunners boss Mikel Arteta has made a behavior of reuniting himself with gamers he labored with at Manchester Metropolis, when he was assistant to Pep Guardiola. The Basque’s first signing on the Emirates was Pablo Mari – previously of Metropolis – earlier than final summer time noticed the arrivals of Gabriel Jesus and Oleksandr Zinchenko. 

With David Ornstein (opens in new tab) of the Athletic (opens in new tab) now telling NBC Sports activities (opens in new tab) that Arsenal need to signal one other ahead this summer time, it appears as if the north Londoners could be ready to capitalise on uncertainty at Chelsea.

Arsenal supervisor Arteta has signed just a few former Metropolis stars (Picture credit score: Victoria Haydn/Manchester Metropolis FC by way of Getty Photographs)

In keeping with 90min (opens in new tab), Arsenal are fascinated about signing Sterling, who can function throughout the frontline of a 4-3-3. The England worldwide has the opposite important benefit of being well-versed within the positional play that each Guardiola and Arteta function with.