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According to the Telegraph, Arsenal have lodged a late £25m bid for Jonny Evans as Arsene Wenger tries to find a replacement for Shkodran Mustafi.
The German international has been heavily linked with a move Inter Milan all through the summer just a year after arriving from Valencia in a £35m deal but Wenger needs to find a replacement before approving a move.
Evans emerged as a surprise candidate earlier this week when reports claim Arsenal have begun preliminary talks with West Bromwich Albion about the former Manchester United defender.
It looks like Arsenal have made their interest official as the Telegraph claim Arsenal have submitted a £25m offer that also includes the Baggies taking one of the Gunners youth players on loan.
However, the newspaper says Arsenal are already lining-up an improved bid as West Brom are holding out for a fee nearer £30m for the Northern Ireland international.