Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is desperate to boost his midfield this month.

The Mirror says Wenger is set to go back with an improved offer for Newcastle's £20million-rated midfielder Yohan Cabaye after their initial bid was rejected.

The Gunners are also looking at Real Madrid's Germany international Mesut Ozil and Sevilla's France international Geoffrey Kondogbia.

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