Arsenal transfer news and rumours live: Luis Suarez speaks out on claims, Dani Ceballos decision

Hello and welcome to the Arsenal transfer blog.

Mikel Arteta has delivered an update on Gabriel Magalhaes’ situation as the defender prepares to complete a move to the Gunners.

But once the Brazilian arrives in north London side, all eyes will turn to other areas of the pitch.

Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey and Philippe Coutinho have also been linked in recent months, but will Arsenal sign either?

Roma’s Amadou Diawara has been touted as a credible alternative to the Atletico star, if the Gunners cannot agree a fee.

Scroll down for the latest updates throughout the day on those deals, Gabriel, Aubameyang’s contract, and much more.