Inter have been credited with curiosity in Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette because the Frenchman prepares to go away the Gunners within the coming months.
Lacazette is within the remaining yr of his Arsenal contract and has been ignored within the chilly by Mikel Arteta within the Premier League. The Frenchman is but to begin a league match this season, not even getting on the pitch in any respect in successive wins over Norwich, Burnley and Tottenham final month.
90min reported in September that Lacazette is prone to depart Arsenal, both in January or as a free agent in the summertime. Talks over a brand new contract have been held however no provide has been made and there was no indication both aspect needs to increase.
Lyon are curious about re-signing the 30-year-old, who scored 129 targets in 275 appearances for his boyhood membership between 2010 and 2017. Staying within the Premier League can also be not off the desk as Lacazette is open to staying in London, with West Ham and Crystal Palace potential choices.
Additional afield there has additionally been curiosity from golf equipment in Spain, Italy and Germany.
Lacazette is taken into account extra prone to depart as a free agent on the finish of the season than in January, when Arsenal might nonetheless command a small switch charge for him.
In Italy, Gazzetta dello Sport writes that Inter need to strengthen in January. Lacazette is claimed to be one of many choices they’re contemplating, with a free switch in summer season additionally of attraction.
It follows an identical sample because the free signing of 35-year-old Edin Dzeko forward of this season – Inter will solely pay €1.5m in the event that they qualify for the Champions League – which is meant to maintain spending low regardless of promoting Romelu Lukaku and Achraf Hakimi for large cash. Inter invested closely in 2019 and 2020 to construct a workforce for Antonio Conte to ship a protracted overdue Serie A title, however spending has needed to be rather more cautious this yr.
One of many priorities for Inter is to dump former Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The Chilean’s annual wage is an estimated €7m however he has hardly featured to this point this season after falling down the pecking order because the arrival of latest coach Simone Inzaghi.
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