Norwich and the West Midlands side both confirmed on their official Twitter channels that the Argentine would be heading for Villa Park.
Talks are very much underway at Arsenal – and Daily Star Sport has summarised the headlines you need to know…
Edu wants Ramsey in swap
Arsenal let Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey for two years, making a free switch to Juventus for £400,000-a-week.
But technical director Edu is looking to bring him back to solve two problems, according to Italian outlet CalcioMercato .
The Gunners are looking to being a central midfielder to the club, with the 30-year-old struggling to make an impact with the Old Lady.
While the north London side also want to sell right-back Hector Bellerin, which has seen Edu get ‘confirmed’ as proposing a swap deal to Juventus.
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Gunners ‘interested’ in Brandt
Arteta is still ‘interested’ in the 25-year-old as the Bundesliga side are looking to offload players and generate revenue.
Nketiah offered to Leeds
While Arsenal’s young forward earned plaudits last season, Eddie Nketiah failed to make the same impact on Arteta with just four league starts
The Englishman spent half of the 2019/20 campaign on loan at Elland Road.
With Marcelo Bielsa looking to provide competition for Patrick Bamford, the north London side may capitalise on the chance to get a fee for Nketiah with a year left on his deal.