By Sam Blitz For Mailonline
Published: 16:52 BST, 3 September 2020 | Updated: 17:58 BST, 3 September 2020
Dani Ceballos has arrived in London ahead of a second loan spell with Arsenal this season.
The Spanish midfielder spent last season at the Emirates Stadium on a temporary deal but returned to Real Madrid after his Gunners contract expired after the FA Cup final victory over Chelsea.
Yet the 24-year-old impressed Mikel Arteta during the second-half of the season and has done enough to earn another short-term stint in north London.
Dani Ceballos has arrived in London for a medical ahead of a second Arsenal loan spell
The 24-year-old has done enough to convince Mikel Arteta (right) to hold on to him this season
According to Goal, the deal will see Arsenal cover the whole of Ceballos' wages in north London instead of paying a loan fee - while there is no obligation to buy clause at the 2020-21 season.
The report also says the midfielder turned down several other offers in Europe to make an Arsenal return, with Ceballos strongly linked with a return to former side