Anderlecht star Matias Suarez knows Arsenal and Everton are following him.

Barcelona have also joined the interest in recent weeks.

"I do not deny that my agent has had contact with Arsenal," he said. "I am flattered that I linked with such a great team.:

Arsenal chief scout Steve Rowley has made two trips to Belgium this year to check on Suarez. Everton scouts were in the stands last Sunday to see Suarez in action against Westerlo.