Arsenal are reportedly planning to offer William Saliba a pay rise as transfer chief Edu attempts to keep him at the Emirates Stadium and fend off interest from rival clubs.
The Gunners signed the centre-back from Saint-Etienne in 2019 - but he only made his debut for the club last month. Arsenal beat Tottenham to the signature of Saliba three years ago after they shelled out a hefty £27million for the then-18-year-old during Unai Emery’s time in charge of the club.
The talented ace was immediately loaned back to his former club, before embarking on further season-long loan spells with Nice and Marseille.
Saliba, particularly, impressed in Ligue 1 last season and was extolled time and time again for his imperious displays. And there were even doubts over whether he would return to play for Arsenal, with the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona and Inter Milan apparently interested in signing him.Read more on express.co.uk