Arsenal are likely to make another bid for Lorient forward Alexis Claude-Maurice after seeing their first offer knocked back by the Ligue 2 club, but they will face competition from West Ham.
Unai Emery has been a popular choice at Arsenal due to his willingness to give youth a chance and his pursuit of
Eintracht Frankfurt have also had a bid in the same region knocked back, and
West Ham have made £10m bid for Lorient and France U20 forward Alexis Claude-Maurice
— Kaveh Solhekol (@SkyKaveh) June 5, 2019
Arsenal seem favourites to sign Claude-Maurice and his friendship with Guendouzi is seen as potentially playing a factor. The former teammates were spotted together in London a few weeks ago.