By Sami Mokbel for MailOnline
Published: 18:52 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 18:52 BST, 1 July 2019
Arsenal have made their first approach for £80million-rated target Wilfried Zaha.
The Gunners have opened talks with Crystal Palace about a swoop for their No 1 target but Sportsmail understands an official bid is yet to be tabled.
But Arsenal have made it clear they value Zaha at around £40million - half of Palace’s valuation.
Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha has asked the club to allow him to join Arsenal this summer
With that in mind, a deal appears a long way off despite the player’s desperation to leave for the Emirates.
Sportsmail understands Zaha has informed his club of his