Sunday’s biggest Arsenal news and transfer rumours.
The 29-year-old, who has played 90 games for Lyon since joining from Bordeaux in 2010, looks set to leave the club this summer with his current contract expired.
Arsenal are weighing up a bid for Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko, according to the Daily Star.
Boss Arsene Wenger knows he needs more firepower and the Bosnian has cropped up in talks with his team.
Contrary to reports, Nacho Monreal will snub a move back to Spain in order to stay at Arsenal, according to the Daily Mirror.
The left-back, who moved to the Emirates in 2013, has been linked with a £7m move to Athletic Bilbao.
Arsene Wenger has refused to rule out a move for Real Madrid hitman Karim Benzema, the Daily Star reports.
Recently, it has been suggested that the Gunners chief is preparing a £40m bid for the 27-year-old, who bagged 22 goals in 46 appearances last season.