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The biggest move Arsenal are linked with this summer is for Fiorentina's Stevan Jovetic.
The Daily Mail are reporting that the Gunners are prepared to break their transfer record to sign the £20 million-rated Montenegro striker.
The Fiorentina striker is believed to be the top summer target for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal after scoring 12 goals in 24 league games for the Champions League-chasing Viola side. The 23-year-old Montenegrin has impressed in Vincenzo Montella's 3-5-2 formation this term and is Serie A's standout striker behind Napoli's Edinson Cavani.
The Independent had previously linked the Gunners with Cavani, who has scored 20 goals in 26 league games. However, the Uruguayan hitman is now reportedly priced at £60 million (via ESPN), which may put Arsenal off. Arsene Wenger has previously stated he is not interested in a huge marquee signing to placate irate fans (via The Telegraph).
So if Arsenal are going to dip into the Serie A pool, it may be for Jovetic.
The Fiorentina striker is well aware of the interest he is generating in North London and Manchester. Recently he issued a "come and get me" plea to both Wenger and Roberto Mancini via (The Daily Star):
“It sure is nice when you are interesting big clubs like Arsenal and Manchester City.
“I’m very comfortable in Italy but the Premier League is at the top of the football world – and perhaps the best.
“We will see what happens in the future."
Arsenal playing in the Champions League may be the deal-breaker here.