RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate has been linked with a move to Arsenal this summer, amid talk of a few defensive departures ahead of next season.
According to the Evening Standard, the Gunners are said to be one of several clubs interested in signing the Frenchman this summer, but face heavy competition from several teams across Europe.
The 21-year-old, who started his career at French side Sochaux, is regarded as one of the most promising central defenders in Europe.
Konate has made 15 appearances in all competitions for the Bundesliga side so far this season.
Mikel Arteta looking for another defence option to strengthen his back line as he made fresh bid for 21-year-old Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate.