Arsenal are ready to swoop for unsettled Bayern Munich midfielder Javi Martinez. The Daily Star says the Spain star, 25, wants to quit Bayern at the end of the season.

And according to reports in Germany, Arsenal are lining up a bank-busting move to offer Martinez a way out.

Arsenal will have to stump up around £28m for Martinez, who cost Bayern £32.8m in 2012.

He is under contract until at the Allianz Arena until 2017.

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