Hello and welcome to the Arsenal transfer blog from football.london. We’re well into the summer transfer window and there is some excitement building for Gunners fans – with a massive overhaul of the first-team squad expected ahead of the new season. One deal that is close to completion is that of Ben White with Arsenal and Brighton on course to reach an agreement worth £50m. Meanwhile, the likes of Martin Odegaard, Albert Sambi Lokonga and James Maddison are just some of the names tipped to move to the Emirates Stadium in the coming months. There is also talk of Granit Xhaka edging closer to sealing a move away from north London with Roma interested, while Hector Bellerin continues to be linked with a return to Spain, but could have his mind changed amid interest from Italy. Scroll down for the latest updates throughout the day on all the latest transfer news.