The Gunners have been linked with the 19-year-old playmaker on a number of occasions over the course of the past few months, and are rumoured to be frontrunners for his services even though Chelsea, Juventus and Roma are all keen.
A swoop had, however looked unlikely, but now Arsenal have been given the green light with the Ligue 1 champions ready to sell.
It’s understood that PSG have been attempting to tie the teenager down to a new contract, but with an agreement looking doubtful they’ve decided it’s time to sell.
Rabiot is now in the final year of his current deal and is thought to be desperate for regular action.
But with his path at the Parc des Princes blocked by a number of experienced, high-profile players, he’s open to a move.
Even with their deep pool of cash, PSG are reluctant to see their starlet leave for free, and are ready to accept tempting offers for the youngster.