By Kieran Lynch For Mailonline
Published: 10:13 BST, 11 August 2020 | Updated: 10:13 BST, 11 August 2020
Arsenal are lining up a move for Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira as Mikel Arteta looks to strengthen the Gunners' midfield options.
The 28-year-old has been an integral part of a title-winning Porto team this season and has made 40 appearances across all competitions for the club.
And Portuguese news outlet O Jogo have reported that the 28-year-old will be available this summer and have set an asking price of close to £27m.
Danilo Pereira has been linked with a move away from Porto join Mikel Arteta's Arsenal side
The 28-year-old has been an integral part for Porto and played 40 times in all competitions
The club rejected a bid of £27m for the player last summer but now feel that figure is a fair price.
However it is believed Arsenal are not willing to pay as much for the player as the Portuguese champions would like.
Mikel Arteta's side is only willing to spend £18m on the player,