By Kishan Vaghela For Mailonline
Published: 09:06 BST, 12 October 2020 | Updated: 10:19 BST, 12 October 2020
William Saliba is set to remain at Arsenal until the January transfer window at least despite links with a loan move to the Championship, according to reports.
The 19-year-old defender has been linked with a move to Thomas Frank's Brentford before Friday's domestic transfer window deadline after his loan move to former club Saint-Etienne fell through on October 5 as paperwork was not completed on time.
But according to The Athletic, the Frenchman - who was signed by Arsenal in 2019 for £27million before being loaned back to the Ligue 1 side - will stay at Emirates Stadium for the next two-and-a-half months as a minimum.
William Saliba is set to stay at Arsenal until the January transfer window, according to reports
The 19-year-old centre-back is also expected to be part of Mikel Arteta's Premier League squad
The report adds the centre-back is also expected to be included in Mikel Arteta's Premier League squad to be announced on October 20.
Saliba was left out of the Gunners' 25-man squad for the Europa League last week alongside experienced team-mates Mesut Ozil and Sokratis after playing just 15 games in a