Saliba possible sale, Odegaard snub & more: latest Arsenal transfer round-up with probability ratings

Saliba possible sale, Odegaard snub & more: latest Arsenal transfer round-up with probability ratings

Kieran Tierney's contract extension and Dinos Mavropanos' return to Stuttgart on loan are the only confirmed deal done by Arsenal in the transfer market so far.

Emile Smith Rowe's renewal is expected to follow, as well as several arrivals and departures. brings you the latest transfer gossip.


Ben White. The Brighton centre-back is likely to become Arsenal's first signing this summer. The clubs are negotiating, a £50m fee has been quoted. Probability: 9/10

Albert Sambi Lokonga. The Belgian youngster is said to have agreed personal terms with the Gunners. He is expected to join the club soon. Probability: 8/10

Philippe Coutinho. The Catalan press links Arsenal with the Brazilian again, claiming the Gunners have enquired about Phil's physical state. Probability: 1/10

Alexander Isak. Arsenal are said to be prepared to pay his €70m release clause but competition from other sides makes the deal difficult. Probability: 3/10

Aaron Ramsey reportedly wants to return to the Emirates. The Gunners could take him but only on one condition: if he joins on a free transfer. A deal doesn't look very likely at the moment. Probability: 3/10

Martin Odegaard confirmed he is staying at Real Madrid for the next season. Interestingly, the Whites president Perez said that the Norwegian could be loaned out again. Probability: 2/10

James Maddison has become Arsenal's priority target after Odegaard snubbed the Gunners. Leicester are awaiting a formal bid from Arsenal. Probability: 7/10


William Saliba. If White arrives, it is extremely likely the young Frenchman will leave the Emirates on loan. However, a sale is also possible as Saliba will discuss his future with Edu and Arteta before the pre-season. Probability of leaving: 8 (loan) / 4 (permanent transfer)

Rob Holding. Another defender who could reportedly leave to make way for White. Probability: 6/10

Lucas Torreira. Heavily linked with a move to Lazio. A loan with a €15m option to buy has been reported. Probability: 9/10

Granit Xhaka. AS Roma are still haggling with Arsenal over the price for the Swiss international. Probability: 6/10

Emile Smith Rowe. Aston Villa love him but so do Arsenal! Dean Smith's side launched two unsuccessful bids for the playmaker. We struggle to imagine ESR playing for Villa. Probability: 1/10

Hector Bellerin has emerged on Inter Milan's radar. Spanish clubs are interested in him, too as the right-back wants to leave the Emirates. Probability: 9/10

Willian, Joe Willock, Reiss Nelson, Matteo Guendouzi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Bernd Leno are all linked with exits but there has been no significant updates on them since the previous round-up.

Source: Tribuna