Emirates Stadium side set to bring in last ditch deadline day addition.
Arsene Wenger will look t make Valencia youngster Jose Gaya his third, and final, signing of the January transfer window according to the Metro.
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Arsenal are ready to trigger the teenager’s £13.5m release clause and will hope to see off Real Madrid in a push to capture the talented young full-back.
The Spanish Under 21 international has been a virtual ever present at the Mestalla this term and looks to have a very bright future.
Wenger may feel that he could do with more options at left-back given injury concerns over Kieran Gibbs and a move to bring in Gaya would represent the north London club’s third signing of the window.
Arsenal have already brought in young Pole Krystian Bielik and Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista in recent weeks and Wenger may feel the addition of another player would be wise at this juncture.