The Gunners will enter the race alongside four other clubs to sign Lille's 26-year-old right-back Sebastien Corchia.
The Hard Tackle brings you a roundup of some of the popular stories regarding Chelsea FC.
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho has been made an unwanted figure at Anfield and has finally decided that the time is right to move away from Merseyside. French club Lille are interested in signing the Liverpool outcast
Southampton have reportedly completed the transfer of Sofiane Boufal from Lille in a club record transfer.
Monaco have confirmed the transfer of French fullback Djibril Sidibe from fellow Ligue 1 outfit Lille.
Arsenal are set for a late swoop as Arsene Wenger has reportedly made the Lille fullback a priority over the last 48 hours.
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A new European football season has given several talented footballers the platform to announce themselves on the world stage. TheHardTackle looks at the top five breakout stars from the first half of the 2015-2016 season.
Brendan Rodgers has stated that he would opt against Liverpool sending Divock Origi on loan in winter, amidst strong interests from a wide array of clubs in Stuttgart, Bordeaux and Norwich.
Lyon missed an opportunity to make up ground on French league leaders Paris Saint-Germain as they were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw by Lille on Saturday.