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Arsenal have proposed a player plus cash deal for Leicester midfielder James Maddison, football.london understands.
Mikel Arteta is reported to be an admirer of the Foxes’ man, while the club consider him a top target for the summer transfer window, following the transfer of Ben White.
Leicester demand a £60m for the midfielder, but Gunners are likely to offer a player plus cash for securing the 24-year-old’s transfer.
Joe Willock, Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah are among the players possible to quit the Emirates Stadium this summer.
Excl: Arsenal have proposed a player plus cash deal for Leicester midfielder James Maddison.
I'm told negotiations are 'very slow' and 'like a game of chess' but the player is keen on a move to north London.https://t.co/jOGOBDeKTI
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