Date: 26th June 2018 at 5:00am
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New boss has already made an impact on the squad in north London, signing Stephan Lichtsteiner and while waving goodbye to Jack and Santi Cazorla, and another deal is on the horizon.

The have been widely linked with interest in Sporting winger , who is currently on duty with Portugal at the and is set to be available for nothing this summer after cancelling his contract with the Portuguese side.

However, Arsenal are not alone in the chase for a bargain deal for the 23-year-old and Italian outlet Corriere Dello Sport states Serie A outfit Lazio are looking to bring the talented winger to Rome.

Lazio are braced for the departure of , who is poised to complete a €40m to West Ham, and see Martins as the ideal replacement – and crucially may be able to offer more regular first-team football.