News filtering out of North London reports that Arsenal is willing to entice Inter Milan with Hector Bellerin in order to bring Arturo Martinez to England.
According to Football Insider, the Gunners are preparing a fee that will include Bellerin, as Mikel Arteta wants a new world-class striker such as Martinez.
"Arsenal are offering Hector Bellerin in part-exchange for Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez, Football Insider has learned," as quoted by Goal.
"The Gunners have set their sights on luring the Argentina international, 23, as they look to sign an elite striker this summer.
"An Arsenal source has told Football Insider that the club won’t be able to match Inter’s £75million valuation of Martinez," the report added.
In the meantime, Mikel Arteta's side will kick off the new Premier League season away to newcomers Brentford on 22 August.