Arsenal boss Wenger has 3-man shortlist to replace Van Persie

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has a three-man shortlist to replace want-away striker Robin van Persie.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has a three-man shortlist to replace want-away striker Robin van Persie.

The Daily Mail says Arsenal will pursue a new striker signing if Van Persie leaves this summer.

Wenger and his scouting team have spoken at depth about a move for Athletic Bilbao centre-forward Fernando Llorente should their talisman leave.

In addition to Llorente, Fiorentina Stevan Jovetic and Borussia Dortmund's Robert Lewandowski have also been discussed as possible replacements for Van Persie.

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