Arsenal’s interest has titled towards the Belgian international Denis Praet as an alternative to Nicolo Barella, as per the reports.
According to the Italian Media, the North London outfit are emerging as the favourites to sign the deal for the player if Emery decides to pull the trigger.
The Sampdoria midfielder is available for a reported fee of £21.5million.
And the Gunners will be looking to land the Italian at the North London outfit this summer.
The 24-year-old has scored two goals and provided two assists in Serie A and Coppa Italia this season.