Arsenal news: Agent confirms interest in Danny Welbeck replacement as Tottenham back away

However his agent, Josy Comhair, revealed Arsenal’s rivals have now backed away from any potential deal.

“I contacted representatives from Arsenal and Tottenham,” he said.

“At Spurs, nobody wanted to confirm that Trossard is an option, but Arsenal did.

“They told me Leandro has a very interesting profile for them and that they’ve been following him since August.