According to some reports from the Italian media, Arsenal have had a bid accepted for Mauro Icardi but the Gunners reportedly will face completion from Tottenham for the signature of Mauro Icardi as the reports from the Daily Star claimed the Spurs are lining £38m bid for the Argentine after approach they have approach the strikers agent.
After losing Danny Welbeck to a serious knee injury, Arsenal manager is in the market for a new forward to replace the England forward. Arsenal are back to the market after Jamie Vardy snub a move to the Emirates Stadium and penned a new deal with Leicester City.
The media has linked several names with the Arsenal but report from Talksport last week says the Frenchman had made Inter Milan hitman Mauro Icardi his new primary target.
According to the report, the north London club has on the 23-year-old radar since last summer and they are now ready to formalize their interest by approaching Internazionale with an offer worth £32m.
The reports goes on to say that Tottenham and the player’s agent have spoken about a potential move for Icardi to the White Hart Lane and are now considering matching Arsenal’s bid for the player and let the player himself decide where he wants to ply his trade next season.
Icardi has been impressive for Inter Milan since joining them in 2013 from Sampdoria. He has scored 53 goals in 105 matches and notched 15 assists in the serie A which is an impressive turn over for a player playing in the Serie A which is known for the very defensive.