Arsenal preparing player-exchange offer to sign Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha

first_img Comment Zaha scored at the Emirates earlier this season (Picture: Getty)Palace are realistic about their chances of keeping Zaha but want around £80m for the forward, who scored ten goals in 36 appearances last season.AdvertisementAdvertisementArsenal are unwilling to stretch that far but Emery is prepared to offer Chambers, Nelson or Carl Jenkinson in any deal to sign the forward, according to the Sun.Emery is willing to leave it late to make his move for Zaha, believing that Palace may eventually drop their asking price for the forward.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalLiverpool and Manchester City are not interested in Zaha, while Chelsea have been hit with a two-window transfer ban.Manchester United are unlikely to move for the forward given he spent an unhappy 18 months at Old Trafford, meaning Arsenal may have a clear path to the forward.MORE: N’Golo Kante tempted by Paris Saint-Germain transfer as French giants prepare bid Arsenal are keen on Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha (Picture: Getty)Arsenal are prepared to offer Calum Chambers and Reiss Nelson plus cash in a deal to sign Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha.The Gunners are keen to add some width to their attack and Zaha has made it clear to Palace that he wants to leave Selhurst Park this summer.The Ivory Coast forward, who counts as a ‘homegrown’ player in the Premier League, wants to join a Champions League club.Arsenal can confirm their place in the competition next season with a win against Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku later this month and that would boost Unai Emery’s budget from around £45m to £75m.ADVERTISEMENT Metro Sport ReporterSunday 19 May 2019 10:16 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.1kShares Arsenal preparing player-exchange offer to sign Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha Advertisement Advertisementlast_img