Manchester City ‘set to battle Arsenal to £54m signing of Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar’ with Pep Guardiola desperate to steal Frenchman away from former assistant Mikel Arteta
- Manchester City are set to battle Arsenal for midfielder Houssem Aouar
- Arsenal have a strong interest in Aouar, who is valued at £54million by Lyon
- City are looking to bring in the midfielder as they look to regain the title
Arsenal are interested in signing Aouar, who is valued at £54m, and have considered a bid involving money plus Matteo Guendouzi.
Manchester City are reportedly set to compete with Arsenal for midfielder Houssem Aouar
Lyon sporting director Juninho insisted that he isn’t interested in a deal for Guendouzi.
He said: ‘I get on very well with [Arsenal technical director] Edu, we spoke on the phone. Aouar is really appreciated by…