Date: 19th May 2019 at 1:41pm
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are reportedly weighing up a summer move for Lorient striker Alexis Claude-Maurice with Unai Emery keen to bolster his attacking options ahead of next season.

Emery already has the likes of and at his disposal. However, with the latter being linked with a move to and Atletico Madrid, and Danny Welbeck leaving the club on a free when his contract expires next month, the boss will want to add another striker to his ranks.

It’s thought that Emery will once again be working with a strict budget this summer and is why the club are being linked with Claude-Maurice.

The 20-year-old, who broke into the first-team last season, was impressive from for the Ligue 2 side this season, scoring 14 goals in 35 appearances, mainly from a wide position.

are also being credited with interest in the France Under-20 international who is valued at around the £9million mark.