Liverpool have joined Arsenal and Manchester City in the race for the signature of Joe Gomez: Joe Gomez
He might then be sent out on loan. However, Arsenal are still thought to be leading the race given the links between the two clubs, exemplified by the loan of Francis Coquelin. Ironically, Wenger is thinking of signing another defensive midfielder to take Coquelin's place.
The latest word is that the deal with Liverpool will be sealed this week, £3.5m plus add ons. This is a quarter of the valuation suggested by Acworth below.
That figure comes from Liverpool sources and Richard Cawley of the SLP thinks that the deal could be worth £10m: More money?