The youngster has been very impressive since he broke into the Newcastle first team last season making four League appearances and netting just one goal.
The England U20 international has just eighteen months left on his contract at the St James’ Park sparking interests from Manchester City and Liverpool.
And according to the Metro, the club is reportedly struggling to agree terms on a new deal for the youngster leading to reports of a possible move away from the club this summer, with Arsenal said to be keen.
But with Manchester City’s bad reputation with English youngsters and Liverpool missing out of the Champions League, Arsenal lead the chasing pack with both Champions League football and a good reputation with English youngsters assured.
The winger who is regarded as one of the brightest prospect in English football would be joining a growing list of English players at Arsenal.