France under-19 defender William Saliba is set to move to Arsenal in a deal worth £27 million despite late interest from Tottenham.
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Arsenal are set to sign French centre back William Saliba from Saint-Etienne for £27 million on a five-year deal, sources have confirmed to ESPN.
A slim transfer budget means Arsenal may sign and loan back Saint-Etienne prospect William Saliba. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.
Arsenal are poised to make defender William Saliba their first signing of the summer in a €25 million deal, sources have told ESPN FC.
St Etienne came from behind to beat Monaco 3-2 in Ligue 1 at the Stade Louis II on Sunday, keeping alive their slim hopes of Champions League alive.
Mario Balotelli scored a superbly acrobatic volley then celebrated with an Instagram Live video in Marseille's 2-0 Ligue 1 win over St Etienne.
Kylian Mbappe's second-half strike earned Paris Saint-Germain a 1-0 win at Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1 action on Sunday.
Moussa Dembele's last-gasp goal earned Olympique Lyonnais a 2-1 derby win at St Etienne to take them to third place in France's Ligue 1 on Sunday.
Two Ligue 1 matches matches have been postponed at the request of authorities.
Paris Saint Germain's teenage winger Moussa Diaby scored his first goal for the club to complete a 4-0 rout of St Etienne at the Parc des Princes.
The Tunisia international appears primed to join Les Verts on a four-year deal.
Leaders Paris Saint-German gained a dramatic 1-1 draw against St Etienne at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard after being reduced to 10 men.
Debuchy scored twice, including a late equaliser in the Rhone derby with Lyon, to earn 47 percent of players' vote.
There will be no away supporters at either of Sunday's two high-profile rivalry clashes in Ligue 1 after Marseille and St Etienne fans were banned.
Arsenal have allowed right-back Mathieu Debuchy to join French club St Etienne on a free transfer.
Neven Subotic has called time on his decade of service to Borussia Dortmund by signing an 18-month deal with St Etienne.
St Etienne have made their second signing of the January transfer window by bringing in France winger Paul-Georges Ntep on loan from Rennes.
Former Inter Milan and Sunderland midfielder Yann M'Vila has signed a one-and-a-half-year contract with Ligue 1 club St Etienne.
Monaco made the most of their Friday night fixture as they closed to within six points of Ligue 1 leaders PSG with a 4-0 rout of 10-man St Etienne.
Saint-Etienne fans have been banned from travelling to Sunday's game at Marseille.
Strasbourg struck back twice as they held St Etienne to a 2-2 Ligue 1 draw at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
Saint-Etienne manager Oscar Garcia has left the French league club and been replaced by Julien Sable.
Nabil Fekir told Canal+ he did not regret the goal celebration that sparked a pitch invasion during Lyon's derby win over St Etienne on Sunday.
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