Date: 27th June 2018 at 7:00pm
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will have to pay an increased price if they want to sign a World Cup star who has courted the attention in recent months.

Unai Emery’s side have been widely attributed with interest in midfielder Aleksandr Golovin but will now have to pay a significantly higher figure if they want to land the 22-year-old from CSKA Moscow.

Reports cited by Sport Witness indicate that the Russian outfit have upped their valuation of Golovin to around €30m as they know that interest from the Premier League, where and Manchester United are also keen, will give them the opportunity to earn more from a sale.

Serie A champions are also looking to land Golovin this summer, having already seen a bid worth €15m rejected, and interest is rising following the midfielder’s fine performances at the World Cup in Russia.

Golovin netted a stunning free-kick in the 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia and has played a key part in helping the World Cup hosts qualify for the round of 16, where they will tackle Uruguay.