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Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing out of favor Real Madrid playmaker, James Rodriguez.
Wenger is keen on landing a marquee signing this summer and Arsenal have been linked with a big money move for Kylian Mbappe.
With the French forward looking increasingly difficult to sign, Wenger appears to have turned his attention to other targets.
According to El Chinringuito via The Metro, Arsenal have made an official bid for Rodriguez.
The Colombia international had a torrid time this concluded season and is being linked with a move away from the Bernabeu. His future at the club was thrown into further doubt when Zidane snubbed him in Madrid’s UCL win.
And the report claims Arsenal have moved quickly for him by making an official bid for the midfielder.
The actual worth of Arsenal’s bid wasn’t revealed but it was mentioned it fell just short of Madrid’s £69.3m valuation.
Manchester United had also been linked with the midfielder and with Mourinho keen on strengthening his squad, it is believed he could make a move for Rodriguez.
However, it is Arsenal who are currently leading the race to sign the midfielder, we will have to act as fast as possible to prevent rivals from hijacking the deal later.
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