Arsenal has to compete with PSG and Juventus for France international’s signature who they failed to pursue in the summer
As reported by L’Equipe on Friday,
had to punish
refused to join a warm down session after Lyon’s win over
, this means he will miss their match against Reims. The highly-rated midfielder was frustrated after potential suitors like
Arsenal, PSG, and Juventus
didn’t sign him in the summer.
is among Aouar’s admirers, but Lyon president,
will demand €60-70m for his star midfielder even in this Covid-19 crisis, the Turin club are unwilling to meet these figures.
Juve are looking at an exchange operation and if this isn’t feasible for Lyon, the Italian champions want Aouar on a two-year loan deal with ‘subsequent redemption’, which will include a deferred payment option.
It’s been reported that PSG and Arsenal are likely to pull out of the competition.