Arsenal are convinced they have won the battle for Southampton youngster Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

The Daily Star Sunday says the Gunners have won a £10million chase for Oxlade­Chamberlain.

They have agreed to pay £5m up front for the winger, 17, with a further £5m to follow, based on appearances and success.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has beaten competition from Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool for the son of former England winger Mark Chamberlain, who advised his lad to move to The Emirates.

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