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According to a report from ESPN, Arsenal have begin talks to reward Ainsley Maitland-Niles with a new deal.
The 20-year-old has put in some impressive performances this season despite playing in the unfamiliar role of left wing back due to injuries to the likes of Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac.
He has played at left-wing-back despite being a central midfielder.
And Arsene Wenger is keen to him down to a new longer deal.
The England U21 international still has 18 months left to run on his current deal at the Emirates, although the North London side are keen to tie Maitland-Niles to a new long-term deal.
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