AS Monaco experienced a fantastic 2016/17 season, toppling PSG to win the Ligue 1 title and advancing to the semi-finals of the Champions League. Everyone expected Monaco’s stars to be among the most highly coveted players this summer and that has proven to be the case, especially by the Premier League.
Both Tottenham and Arsenal have been linked with 21-year-old playmaker Thomas Lemar and the Frenchman is rumoured to be very close to a decision. The London rivals have battled for a long time on the pitch and are now taking the fight to the transfer market.
Bringing in a skilled player like Lemar could show contract holdouts Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil that the Gunners mean business.
Arsenal Fan TV discusses Lemar’s decision and his potential fit with the squad in the video below. Also discussed are various transfer possibilities both in and out of the club, including several more involving Ligue 1…