Date: 2nd August 2017 at 8:00pm
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could be the first of the trio of Italian clubs to withdraw from the race to sign Arsenal full back Carl Jenkinson, according to the Corriere Dello Sport.

The Serie A side are reportedly trying to sell left full back Federico Peluso before making an attempt to sign the but they are in talks with about instead.

The full back is a year younger than Jenkinson at 24, and is a former Italian Under 21 international with experience of both playing in Serie A, as well as La Liga whilst on at from .

He is a left back though which would suggest Sassuolo may be still interested in Jenkinson, but the Corriere Dello Sport have previously reported that the Italian club would choose to sign either Biraghi or Jenkinson, not both.

That may leave Cagliari and Hellas Verona still in the running for the 25 year old. Manager Arsene will be hoping that Jenkinson does depart before the end of the , rather than running down the final year of his contract at the Emirates.