Arsenal transfer news and rumours live: Houssem Aoaur offer, medical completed, defender talks

Hello and welcome to the live Arsenal transfer blog.

So far in the summer window, the Gunners have completed the permanent signings of Willian and Gabriel Magalhaes, whilst Dani Ceballos is back for another season-long loan spell.

But Mikel Arteta is 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.

There also looks to be some outgoings, with the likes of Sead Kolasinac, Sokratis, and Lucas Torreira all linked with moves away from north London.

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