Besides fighting for the top four spot this season in the Premier League this season, London rivals Arsenal and Chelsea are set to battle for the signature of AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie.
The London rivals have both been reported to be keeping a close eye on the progress of the Ivorian midfielder ahead of the summer transfer window.
The 22-year-old midfielder is currently on his second season with the Italian club, finding the back of the net 9 times in 83 games in all competitions.
The future of the Ivorian with the Serie A giants have been thrown in doubts having been fined early in the week over an argument made with his teammate Lucas Biglia.
With reports from Italian outlet Tuttomercato claiming the midfielder is not happy with the punishment he received over the argument and might just be taking the exit door from Milan when the summer transfer window is finally opened.
AC Milan problems with FFP lately will be making offers at the range of €40m (£34.28m) acceptable for the midfielder.
With Tottenham also stated to have sparked interest, reports claims that Arsenal have emerged favorites to sign Franck Kessie.