The Gunners can be expected to enter the market for reinforcements in an attempt to keep their Premier League title bid alive and the Frenchman appears to be one of the first names on their hit-list.
Arsenal have been keeping close tabs on the player for quite a while and everything suggests they will make their interest concrete in the coming weeks.
Real Sociedad are obviously not keen on selling their star player, but it is believed they would consider offers in the region of £20 million.
Antoine Griezmann has spent his entire career at Anoeta, making 158 league appearances for La Real and scoring 39 goals.
The 22-year-old has been especially impressive this season, netting 9 times in 13 league outings, and it is only a matter of time before he leaves his current employers for greener pastures.