Arsenal are on the verge of reinforcing their squad with the signing of Palmeiras star Gabriel Jesus ahead of the January window, Metro reports.
The 18-year-old is believed to be closing in on a switch to the Emirates after club officials were sent to open talks with the player over the potential transfer.
According to CalcioMercato24, the performance of the striker has caught the eye of the Gunners as they are set to step up their chase to acquire his services.
They claim that the Premier League giants have already open talks with Jesus’ agent as the chances of a deal being agreed upon is looking very positive.
He has been on sensational form last term for the Palmeiras youth squad, scoring a total of 37 goals from 22 appearances.
Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has always been known for his ability to spot young talent, with the potential addition of the mentioned Brazilian no exception.