Arsenal transfer news and rumours live: Stephan El Shaarawy talks, Edu ‘agrees’ £20m deal

Hello and welcome to the Arsenal transfer blog.

The Gunners are gearing up for the start of the Premier League season, but behind the scenes they  have had a busy transfer window so far.

Willian and Gabriel Magalhaes have arrived on permanent deals, whilst Dani Ceballos has also rejoined on a season-long loan deal.

But Mikel Arteta’s side are looking to complete other deals.

A midfielder is on the agenda, with Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey a target, whilst Lyon’s Houssem Aouar has also been linked with a move to the Emirates Stadium in recent weeks.

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