Sassuolo have set a €40m (£34m) price tag for star midfielder Manuel Locatelli, with Arsenal within the Italian worldwide.Gazzetta dello Sport report that the Gunners, in addition to Borussia Dortmund, are eager on Locatelli. Juventus are additionally eager on the 23-year-old, who has been one of many standout names at Euro 2020.Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty ImagesArsenal have had a long-standing curiosity within the former AC Milan star. As reported by Goal, Arsene Wenger was an enormous fan of the midfielder throughout his teenage years with the Rossoneri in 2016. However, the previous Gunners boss by no means made an official transfer for Locatelli.Since shifting to Sassuolo, the midfielder has flourished into some of the thrilling gamers in Italian soccer. As per Cult of Calcio, the deep-lying playmaker is thought for his on-the-ball qualities in addition to his skill to distribute play with accuracy and pace.Is Sergio Ramos The Greatest Defender Of All Time?!Photo by TF-Images/TF-Images by way of Getty ImagesAs reported by Fabrizio Romano, Arsenal are shut to creating their first two signings of the window. Benfica left-back Nuno Tavares is more likely to be a part of the membership, in addition to R.S.C. Anderlecht midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga.Locatelli could possibly be good Xhaka substitute at ArsenalCertainly, with Granit Xhaka set to go away Arsenal this summer time as reported by Fabrizio Romano, the Gunners will want extra than simply Lokonga as a substitute for the 28-year-old midfielder.Photo by JUSTIN SETTERFIELD/POOL/AFP by way of Getty ImagesBut Locatelli could possibly be a dream signing for Mikel Arteta this summer time. The Italian performs the same position to Xhaka and is 4 years youthful than the Swiss captain.However, the Italian comes with the added benefit of being cell sufficient to drive additional up the pitch in addition to have the mentality and consciousness to not make sloppy and dear errors of the blue. Have one thing to inform us about this text?