Arsenal and Chelsea are interested in signing Paris Saint-Germain star Adrien Rabiot, according to reports
French outlet Le10 Sport (via Express) say interest in The France international is very serious, as he has been a long-term target of the Gunners and this summer they will look to secure his services again.
The reports adds that the Emirates club are planning on making an offer to sign the €32.2m-rated (via CIES) midfielder as they look to replace Mesut Ozil – who looks destined to leave the club at the end of the season.
Chelsea are also monitoring the situation around Rabiot, as Antonio Conte searching for a quality replacement for Cesc Fabregas, who could leave the Stamford Bridge in the summer.
OptaJean recently hailed PSG No.25 as one of the biggest prospects in France’s top flight, having made his UEFA Champions League debut at the age of 17 and helping Unai Emery’s side clinch four successive Ligue 1 titles:
18 years & 2 months – Kylian Mbappé will become the 3rd youngest 🇫🇷 player to start a CL game after Rabiot & Benzema. Espoir.
— OptaJean (@OptaJean) February 21, 2017
However, the Premier League giants will face a fight for the 22-year-old’s signature with PSG set to play hardball as they are unwilling to listen to any offers until the end of the current campaign.
Rabiot, in the French Ligue 1, has scored one goal this season, creating seven chances and three assists, he has completed 398 passes with a pass accuracy of 79%, of which 79% were forward passes.