Having already signed Xhaka, Arsenal are still in the market for another midfielder.
There is currently some uncertainty on the Vardy move but that will not stop Arsenal representatives from negotiating with Dortmund for their 27-year-old midfielder Mkhitaryan.
The latest reports from Germany claim that Henrikh Mkhitaryan has rejected a new deal at Borussia Dortmund.
Follow the developments on the Mkhitaryan move here below on our live blog which will update itself automatically when there is more news to report.
JUNE 1st – BILD: Mkhitaryan rejects new dortmund deal after Gundogan departure.
JUNE 3rd – Tuttosport: Mkhitaryan has already refused a deal with Juventus after brief talks with Mino Raiola.
JUNE 8th – Bid Made: An Arsenal bid has been made, BVB hold response for bid.
JUNE 14th – Confirmation: Dortmund boss confirms Mkhitaryan will not be renewing his contract.