Chelsea have reportedly made a late push in the race to sign Bayern Munich and Arsenal target Nicolas Pepe.
According to claims made by French outlet Telefoot, the Gunners are one of three teams ready to submit a big-money offer.
The reports that Arsenal, Bayern and Borussia Dortmund are all ready to put a €50 million offer on the table.
However, there is also said to be interest from Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Arsenal’s London rivals, Chelsea.
Pepe has been one of the inform Ligue 1 attackers this season and his performances are not going unnoticed across Europe.
He was heavily linked with a move away from Lille during the summer but he opted to stay put.
It is now once again being suggested that the player could be on the move following an impressive start to the season.
Arsenal were linked with a deal to sign Pepe over the summer and Unai Emery’s men will be hoping that their long-standing interest will give them an advantage.