The Daily Star says the France international defender is out of contract this summer.
And he has told friends he is keen on the idea of moving across north London to the Gunners.
Any deal is certain to cause controversy and anger among fans of the White Hart Lane club.
They never forgave former skipper and England star Campbell for making the same switch in 2001.
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