Liverpool are on red alert as England international midfielderAlex Oxlade-Chamberlain wants to leave Arsenal this summer.
According to The Sunday Times, the 23-year-old Arsenal star made a decision over his future in the post-season holiday and wants to leave Emirates Stadium, following rumours linking him with a switch to Liverpool.
The Merseyside Reds lead the race for the midfielder who can operate at both flanks of the midfielder area.
England international attacker has only has one year remaining on his current deal with the Gunners, and Arsene Wenger is desperate to tie him down at Emirates Stadium with a new bumper deal.
However, Chamberlain wants to find a new side before the pre-season tour; Arsenal are believed to value their star player at £25 million.
Liverpool are in the market for offensive reinforcements as they are also negotiating with Roma’s winger Mohamed Salah.
Arsenal, meanwhile, held talks with Lyon president, Jean-Michel Aulas over the availability of French forward Alexandre Lacazette
The French club are demanding £60m for Lacazette. However, they are ready to lower their price if the Gunners agree to send Olivier Giroud to the opposite side in the summer