Date: 12th March 2018 at 10:03pm
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face a stern battle on their hands in the quest to keep hold of a prized asset, amidst growing interest in the services of .

The international sees his current deal with the come to a close this summer and there is no sign of a progression in talks between the two parties, which increases the likelihood of a summer departure for Arsenal’s academy graduate.

Now, The Daily Express report that Italian giants AC have expressed an interest in the central midfielder after his performance against them at the last week, where Arsenal secured a 2-0 advantage in the first-leg of their showdown.

Arsenal will be concerned by the fact that they’re helpless to stop Milan from making a move immediately, as is able to talk to club’s outside of the regarding a pre-contractual deal- which would then see him move on a free this summer.

The north London side are also set to lose veteran midfielder , who also sees his contract expire this summer and has been plagued with injury problems in recent years, whilst there is also concern that Aaron Ramsey could leave on a free in 2019.