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Arsenal have been handed a massive transfer blow if reports coming out of Spain are to be believed.
According to Diario Gol, Real Madrid star attacker – Marco Asensio is using interest from Arsenal to get a new deal at the Bernabeu.
The Madrid star is angling for a new contract after a breakthrough year with the Champions League winners.
And his form has seen him linked with a move away from the club this summer with Arsenal and several other clubs around Europe interested.
But Diario Gol claim he is just trying to get a bumper pay rise at Madrid.
This news will come as huge blow to Arsenal fans who had hope the club will push for a move for the Spaniard, after having several bids for Moncao star Thomas Lemar rejected by the French champions.
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