Arsenal news: Dayot Upamecano boost, huge wages, Liverpool and Man United eye young star

The latest Arsenal news as the Gunners return from their winter break in Dubai and look ahead to the Premier League clash against Newcastle United.

Arsenal have completed a few days of warm weather training in Dubai and will now make their final preparations for the Newcastle game this weekend.

After drawing with Burnley before the winter break, Mikel Arteta will be desperate to pick up a win and keep their unbeaten record in 2020 intact.

They welcome Steve Bruce’s side to the Emirates on Sunday, with the Magpies also in need of three points to boost their hopes of avoiding relegation.

Liverpool and Man United eye Saka move

Liverpool and Manchester United are said to be eyeing a move for Arsenal’s young star Bukayo Saka.

The 18-year-old has recently burst through at the Emirates Stadium, playing in a variety of roles under Unai Emery and Mikel Arteta this season.

Saka made his Gunners debut in January 2019, but has made his real breakthrough this season, making 23 appearances so far.

However, Saka has entered the final 18 months remaining on his current Arsenal contract, and that means the big clubs are taking notice.

Dayot Upamecano update

Arsenal and Mikel Arteta have been handed…