Udinese president Giampaolo Pozzo has confirmed the interest of Arsenal and Liverpool in Mauricio Isla and Mehdi Benatia. Pozzo admits the interest from the Premier League in both players is serious.

"Arsenal and Liverpool have contacted me, but there is no mention of a transfer fee. At the end of the season we will see how it goes," said Pozzo.

Chile winger Isla and Morocco defender Benatia are interesting major clubs from across Europe.