Date: 16th January 2019 at 5:40pm
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side are interested in signing on loan this month, according to reports in Italy.

The 26-year-old is currently out-of-favour at the under , playing just 59 minutes of Premier League football and making eight appearances in all competitions so far this season.

Italian publication Tuttomercatoweb claim Roma are looking to sign a midfielder who can also play as a centre-back to replace the injured and have identified Elneny as a potential candidate for the role.

Although Emery would be open to allowing the Egyptian midfielder to leave , a loan move wouldn’t be practical for the club as they would much prefer a permanent deal agreed so the Arsenal boss has some funds to spend of his own this month.

Leicester City have also been linked with a loan move for the Egyptian midfielder in previous weeks.