France Football claims that Arsenal are stepping up their efforts to recruit Leicester City hotshot N’Golo Kante this summer.
The Gunners are in the market for a high-quality holding midfielder and it would appear as through the Foxes star has emerged as their top target.
Arsene Wenger recently praised the Frenchman, albeit failing to comment on a possible transfer bid, but it appears he is determined to bring Kante to the Emirates.
Even though he faces stiff competition from French champions Paris Saint-Germain, the Professor hopes to wrap up the deal before the start of the Euro 2016 finals.
N’Golo Kante was in stunning form in his debut Premier League campaign and was on the shortlist for PFA Player of the Year award.
His suitors Arsenal play host to bottom-placed Aston Villa in their final fixture of the season, and they are available at 1/7 to claim maximum points.