French club Bordeaux are reportedly on the hunt for Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny. The Ligue 1 Club have reportedly offered the player a three year deal to bring him back to his homeland. A move back to France could be tempting for the player at this point as it will likely mean more game time. He is likely to be phased out by the Gunners slowly should he remain with the club.
Unai Emery wants to sign two new centre-backs this summer. William Saliba is believed to be close to arriving and will be loaned straight back to Saint-Etienne.