Arsenal want Ivory Coast international Nicolas Pepe | Dailytrust

Arsenal want Ivory Coast international Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal are interested in Lille winger Nicolas Pepe, reports claim.

Bernd Leno, defenders Stephan Lichtsteiner and Sokratis Papastathopoulos, and midfielders Matteo Guendouzi and Lucas Torreira joined the Gunners during the transfer window.

SportWitness via French newspaper L’Equipe are claiming that Arsenal, Sevilla, Real Betis and Lyon were monitoring the Ivory Coast international, who scored 14 goals and supplied five assists in 38 appearances.

The report continues to mention that Lille received an offer of £31million for the 23-year-old, but doesn’t mention who of the quartet made the bid.