Monreal Could Exit Club If Arsenal Beat PSG To €12m Star Replacement

Monreal is wanted by Bilbao. [Picture: Getty]

Arsenal left-back Nacho Monreal has emerged as a summer transfer target for Spanish side Athletic Bilbao, according to reports in Spain.

La Liga outfit Bilbao, are said to be lining up a three-year deal for Monreal, and According to popular Spanish tabloid Marca per Metro, their hopes of signing the 29-year-old defender depends on Arsenal’s willingness to let him go and sign a new left-back this summer.

Monreal enjoyed sufficient playing time last season and was part of the Gunners unchanged starting line-up for 5 successive Premier League games towards the end of the campaign - the first time Arsenal have done that in 21years.

Bilbao are closely monitoring Monreal’s situation at Arsenal, with the Gunners reportedly linked with a €12million move for Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam, - who is also a target for French giants PSG, as a possible replacement for the former Osasuna and Malaga star.


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