Arsenal have identified Ajax left-back Nicolas Tagliafico as the player that will replace defender Nacho Monreal at the club.
The 33-year-old Monreal missed the Gunner’s 3-1 win over Leicester City in the Premier League on Monday due to injury.
Goals from Mesut Ozil (1) and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (2) ensured victory for the Gunners.
According to Italian news outfit Calciomercato, Arsenal boss Unai Emery believes Tagliafico, 26, will be the solution to his side’s left-back problem.
Tagliafico’s current contract with Ajax would end in 2022.
Arsenal will have to wait until the January transfer window to sign the Argentine star.