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Bees ace on Gunners radar

25th November 2018, 11:46 by Michael Holland

Brentford's Ezri Konsa is said to be a £15million target for Arsenal when the January transfer window opens.

The 21-year-old only joined the Bees in the summer when he arrived from Charlton for just £2.85million but his price tag has skyrocketed in a short space of time.

That is mainly down to the fact he has put in some assured displays for Brentford this season, which have caught the eye of some top clubs, including Arsenal.

Gunners boss Unai Emery saw first hand what the player is capable off after he impressed in Arsenal's 3-1 win over Brentford in the Carabao Cup earlier in the season.

Arsenal have been paying very close attention ever since, and reports now suggest Emery has sanctioned an approach for the youngster when the transfer window opens.

Brentford will be keen to keep hold but are unable to turn down a big offer and are unlikely to stand in the player's way either.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Michael Holland is a reporter with over two decades of journalism experience. A Bolton fan, Michael often writes football articles, as well as having a strong knowledge of golf, cricket and Australian sports.

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